Swades Foundation is working to break nonprofit community development efforts out of their silos in India.
Philanthropy & Funding New and innovative ideas to help nonprofit leaders raise money, and to help funders and donors give more effectively
Showing enthusiasm is essential for securing crowdfunding dollars.
Why philanthropists should embrace digital innovation with a focus on social research and development.
How women’s movements are holding ground and breaking ground.
Government and its partners can achieve transformative change by taking a big leap.
How can we make the most of next gen donors’ particular focus on impact?
How unrestricted, early-stage funding can help nonprofits and social enterprises scale quickly and scale strong.
How the Hewlett Foundation’s Madison Initiative has redesigned its grantmaking process to make life easier for both its staff and its grantees.
At a time of rising nationalism and cutbacks in foreign aid in countries around the world, philanthropists play a critical role, not just in providing money, but in fostering cooperation and goodwill between people and nations.
A new generation of wealth is making a difference using powerful technology, inventing new financial models to better leverage capital, and rigorously focusing on getting proven results.
A new effort called Co-Impact is bringing together donors from around the world to better identify, align, and support opportunities for systems-level change.
How to reorient philanthropic investments for justice-oriented collective action and impact.
For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.
To prevent drastic climate change, philanthropists must invest more in nascent solutions ignored by traditional capital markets.
Surmounting daunting social challenges such as ending malaria or achieving marriage equality can require the help of an intermediary organization—a field catalyst—that amplifies the efforts of others.