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Tag: William And Flora Hewlett Foundation




Strategic Philanthropy and the Risk of Certainty

Strategic philanthropy has produced many great results, but we must not be too rigid in our adherence to certain practices.

By Fay Twersky | 5 | Feb. 5, 2014

Measuring Social Impact

Making Sense of Data and Information in the Social Sector

A new eBook captures discussion and debate around how to strengthen the social sector “information infrastructure.”

By Eric J. Henderson | Jan. 9, 2014


Tackling Political Polarization Through Philanthropy

Steps funders can take to tackle partisan gridlock and solve social problems at scale.

By Larry Kramer | Dec. 5, 2013

What’s Strategy Got to Do With It?

We need to broaden philanthropy’s view of social sciences.

By Chris Cardona | 8 | Aug. 27, 2013

Measuring Social Impact

Risky Business

By Paul Brest | 1 | May. 16, 2012


A Decade of Outcome-Oriented Philanthropy

By Paul Brest | 3 | Feb. 15, 2012
SSIR blogger Sean Stannard-Stockton is CEO of Tactical Philanthropy Advisors. Strategic Philanthropy


A Revolution in Foundation Transparency

With a mission to “bring transparency to the world of philanthropy” Glass Pockets offers reports on the transparency of large, well known foundations.

By Sean Stannard-Stockton | Feb. 28, 2010

Calculated Impact

By Paul Brest, Hal Harvey, & Kelvin Low | Jan. 10, 2009

Nonprofit Management

Pundits Weigh In

By various authors | Jun. 1, 2006