A look at Silicon Valley’s surprising disconnect and opportunities that all local funders should consider.
A new guide offers a framework for credible, realistic policy action that governments can take to turn social entrepreneurship into a major force for innovation.
The word from the trenches on how funders can make life easier for everyone.
Five lessons on creating a venture capital fund inside a foundation—a look at the Knight Enterprise Fund.
A look back at government regulation, philanthropy, “social blank” movements, and third sector grit.
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Most social problems now addressed by charities cannot be appropriately addressed by for-profit entities, whether or not those entities pledge to restrict or recycle their profits.
With the threat of a sequester looming, the charitable sector risks being boxed in.
A look at best practices for the foundation community, drawn from the work of Connect US Fund.
How private giving can contribute to the needs of American democracy.
A slippery slope: from good-willed private philanthropy in support of public goals to a system in which private goals predominate.