Deval Sanghavi, head of the venture philanthropy fund Dasra, describes his work testing and building new platforms for giving in India.
Don’t let evaluation distort your mission.
When we back only proven and incremental ideas, we miss out on the opportunity to test new ones that could potentially change millions of lives.
Grantmakers and nonprofits must come to a mutual understanding of the true costs of change.
The effective altruism movement has the potential to create an aspirational anchor, which may change giving practices over time.
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Effective giving requires strong personal relationships and networks.
We can’t separate nonprofit programs from the people who develop and deliver them.
The Nature Conservancy and Rare aim to achieve greater conservation impact—and they might just provide a new model for the nonprofit sector.