A growing chorus of critics are questioning whether big philanthropy is actually a good thing.
By delivering innovation services to the insurance industry, Ninety Consulting aims to generate and give away a billion pounds ($1.32 billion) over 30 years.
To achieve greater equity, we must yield to the decision-making authority of the communities we seek to help. StrivePartnership and other partnerships in the StriveTogether national network are enhancing collective impact to integrate and elevate the expertise and authority of those closest to the problems we’re trying to solve.
Nonprofits need a strategy to ensure that public dollars don’t put them in the red.
Whether someone is investing in a tech startup or a grassroots advocacy organization, the same rules of success apply.
Consumers say they want to purchase ethically, but selective memory gets in the way of their decisions.
Proposals for grants can offer a wealth of ideas and information to the nonprofit community, if foundations take the right steps.
Gathering feedback from clients can be the swiftest path to insight and service improvement for nonprofits. Listen for Good offers a low-cost, high-quality method. Part of a series produced for SSIR with the support of the Hewlett Foundation.
Four ways companies seeking to align their corporate strategies and business processes with the Sustainable Development Goals can foster social innovation from within.
Strategies for successfully filling the skills gap for companies, and helping millions of unemployed youth and others find jobs.
Only 19 percent of nonprofit executive team members strongly agree that their teams focus on the right work. To improve the performance of these vital groups, leaders should ask five critical questions.
Large-scale social change requires broad cross-sector coordination, not the isolated intervention of individual organizations.
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.
The former chief innovation officer at USAID outlines a way for social sector organizations and funders to build innovation into their DNA.