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Nonprofit Management

Going Lean

Supplements to the article “The Promise of Lean Experimentation.”
By SSIR Editors | May. 13, 2015
 
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Fundraising

From Projects to People: Addressing a Donor Funding Imbalance

Donors are always calling for innovative thinking, so why not show a little inclination to innovate themselves?

By Ken Banks | 38 | Apr. 22, 2015
 

Foundations

When Foundations Exit the Field

Presented by Christopher Oechsli, David La Piana, & Sherrilyn Ifill | Dec. 11, 2014
 

Government

Fostering the Role of Anchor Institutions

A new report details how the federal government can facilitate partnerships between communities and anchor institutions to increase economic opportunity.

By Tracey Ross | 3 | Oct. 30, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Taking a Hard Look at University Research

Without transparency, can we expect funders to foot the whole bill?

By Anthony Cave | 2 | Oct. 20, 2014
 

Q&A with Lois Loofbourrow

The founder of education nonprofit Breakthrough Collaborative shares her scaling wisdom.

By Michael D. Smith | Oct. 2, 2014
 

Foundations

Strategic Philanthropy for a Complex World

Presented by Kathleen Enright, John Kania, Zia Khan, & Hilary Pennington | Sep. 18, 2014
 
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Nonprofit Management

Tackling a Looming Fiscal Cliff Head-On

Six lessons from the field.

By Lynsey Wood Jeffries | 4 | Sep. 10, 2014
 
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Philanthropy

New Frontiers of Philanthropy

New Frontiers of Philanthropy: A Guide to the New Tools and Actors Reshaping Global Philanthropy and Social Investing examines the potential impact of contemporary philanthropy in providing new, much-needed models of social and environmental problem-solving.
By Lester M. Salamon | Sep. 3, 2014
 

Foundations

Making a Graceful Exit

Recommendations for foundations seeking to exit a program area or close down responsibly.

By David La Piana | 1 | Aug. 20, 2014