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Innovations in federal, state, and local government programs

 

Nonprofits

Transformative Scale: The Future of Growing What Works

Nine strategies to deliver impact at a scale that truly meets needs.
By Jeffrey Bradach & Abe Grindle | 4 | Feb. 19, 2014
 
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Philanthropy

The Re-Emerging Art of Funding Innovation

A growing number of foundations are reintroducing risk-taking into their processes and portfolios as one way to create breakthrough change.
By Gabriel Kasper & Justin Marcoux | 10 | Feb. 19, 2014
 

What Would It Take?

The president and CEO of GEO describes what the organization learned over the course of its Scaling What Works initiative.
By Kathleen P. Enright | 1 | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Emerging Pathways to Transformative Scale

The cofounder of and a consultant at The Bridgespan Group elaborate on important strategies for scaling up social impact.
By Jeffrey Bradach & Abe Grindle | 1 | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

The Road to Scale Runs Through Public Systems

The president and CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation writes about the importance of working with public systems.
By Patrick T. McCarthy | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

From Innovation to Results

The director of the Social Innovation Fund explains how the fund balances innovation and support for proven programs.
By Grantmakers for Effective Organizations | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Perspectives on the Social Innovation Fund

The president and CEO of REDF elaborates on her organization's experience serving as a Social Innovation Fund intermediary.
By Grantmakers for Effective Organizations | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Partners in Impact

The president of Communities In Schools writes about the role funders played in helping his organization scale up.
By Daniel Cardinali | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

We Need More Scale, Not More Innovation

The president and CEO of The California Endowment discusses the importance of engaging in advocacy and community organizing.
By Dr. Robert K. Ross | 2 | Feb. 19, 2014
 
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Health

Women at the Wheel

In Mozambique, an effort to train women as ambulance drivers enhances public safety and fosters opportunity.
By Suzie Boss | Feb. 19, 2014