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Foundations

What Gets Measured Gets Done

A case for using targeted measures of progress in philanthropy.

 
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Nonprofit Management

Community Collaboratives Show Persistence and Progress

Local US collaboratives are adapting and evolving for long-term success.

 
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Giving Communities a Role to Play in Health

When people have a real voice in the decisions affecting their lives and health, they thrive in ways beyond measure.

By Tony Thomas | 6 | May. 14, 2015
 

Economic Development

Source of Opportunity

Sama Group, a social enterprise that connects disadvantaged people with digital work, is expanding its reach to the United States.
By Suzie Boss | May. 13, 2015
 

Government

Presidio Rules

Supplement to the article “The Park That Paid Off.”
By SSIR Editors | May. 13, 2015
 

Government

The Park That Paid Off

The Presidio Trust represents an alternative model for funding and managing a public asset. Includes magazine extras.
By Greg Beato | May. 13, 2015
 

Economic Development

Stolen Future

The conditions faced by young people in the United States highlight the impact of growing inequality.
Reviewed By Bill Shore | May. 13, 2015
 
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Economic Development

Latinos: The Future of US Economic Security

It’s time to adapt to demographic changes and adopt new strategies.

By Mara Perez | 2 | Apr. 23, 2015
 
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Economic Development

The IRS’s Secret, Successful Low-Income Savings Program

Let’s build on—not try to fix—overwithholding.

By Timothy Ogden | 1 | Apr. 15, 2015
 

Foundations

A Legacy of Leverage

Reflecting on the strategies and achievements of Blue Ridge Foundation New York as it transitions leadership and enters a new stage.

By Georgia Levenson Keohane | 2 | Mar. 6, 2015