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SSIR Now! Apr 10, 2014
By Jeffrey Bradach & Abe Grindle

The cofounder of and a consultant at The Bridgespan Group elaborate on important strategies for scaling up social impact. Part of the spring 2014 special supplement. Read More

By Oren Ahoobim, Laura Goldman, & Shanti Mahajan

Planners must shift their attention to the informal economy that is the invisible engine of true urban greatness. Read More

By Jason Saul & Matt Groch

A new, groundbreaking initiative will codify and quantify the factors used in social impact programs that are proven to produce outcomes. Read More

By Claire Bennett & Daniela Papi

Personal development and global development are intrinsically linked, but our current service-learning model might need flipping on its head. Read More

Join four innovation funders in this complimentary webinar on April 22 for a discussion of the processes and practices that help foundations and grantmakers incorporate a greater degree of risk-taking, experimentation, and flexibility into their work. Read More

Back by popular demand, this intensive one-day conference held at Stanford University will explore how social media can be used strategically to advance an organization's mission. Register by May 2 to take advantage of the Early Bird Rate! Read More

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