A seven-part framework for increasing empathy between foundations and grantees.
If the Hewlett Foundation’s Madison Initiative wants to strengthen American democracy, it needs to adopt a more multi-layered democratic theory.
More foundations are deploying a full range of financial investment vehicles to yield positive social and financial returns, and using new tools to track impact data.
To build a thriving social enterprise sector, we need to rethink the purpose of capital and employ a new strategic funding approach.
Three lessons from successful advocacy projects in the Global South.
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Does the hype around “pay for performance” financing match the reality?
Rigorous evaluation can drive continuous learning and improvement.
As philanthropists, I think our deepest duty is to gamble on people, through untried solutions that just might overturn ancient societal inequities.
A close-up on giving and the entertainment industry.
A new attitude toward collaboration could help funders achieve greater long-term gains.