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From The Field

 

On-the-ground reports from social enterprises and other projects around the world

 
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Nonprofit Management

Scaling Smarter, Scaling for Keeps

Lessons from the front lines of bringing social programs to scale.

By Chris Walker | 1 | Dec. 28, 2012
 

Economic Development

Imagine Trying to Get a Loan Without a Financial Identity

InVenture enables people in India and Kenya to send their financial data via SMS and get a simple financial overview of their monetary lives.

By Esha Chhabra | 1 | Dec. 21, 2012
 

Environment

Tsunami Revisited: Stories and Recovery for Today

A review of the upcoming film “The Impossible” through the eyes of a disaster recovery philanthropist.

By Mike Rea | 2 | Dec. 19, 2012
 
Jenifer Morgan is the digital editor of Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Technology & Design

Mirrors to Windows, and Youth Innovation

Tech education and the power of opportunity—a report from the Social Innovation Summit.

By Jenifer Morgan | 1 | Dec. 10, 2012
 

Nonprofits

Measuring to Scale What Works at the YMCA

Armed with robust shared measurement systems, national nonprofit networks are well positioned to scale promising and proven programs.

 
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Technology & Design

Transforming Democracy Through Digital Technology

Five lessons from groundbreaking women.

By Courtney Martin | 3 | Dec. 3, 2012
 

Nonprofits

Counting Aloud Together

A behind-the-scenes look at how grantmakers and nonprofits can work together to build a data-driven culture.

 

Corporate Philanthropy

Corporate Philanthropy Tackles the Digital Divide

HP’s $15 million, plus comprehensive community commitment and capacity building, provides us with a model of success for social change.

By David Fetterman | 8 | Nov. 26, 2012
 
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Nonprofit Management

The Rise of Nonprofit Administrative Collaborations

A look at Community Service Partners and how admin collaborations are quietly changing the nonprofit landscape every day.

By Jean Butzen | Nov. 21, 2012
 

Health

Preventative Child Health in Mali

Pesinet, a French NGO, is assessing the added value of technology in reducing child mortality.

By Elena Bridgers | 4 | Nov. 20, 2012