REPORT: Foundations Need Capacity Too

February 13, 2017 Philanthropy

What capacities are essential to advancing a foundation’s own mission? How do these elements compare to the capacities their grantee partners need? These questions and more are addressed in a report from the TTC Group.

Stand for Your Mission

February 13, 2017 Philanthropy

Do philanthropic foundation boards have a more direct role, along with their grantees, in advocacy by standing for their mission?

Three Lessons From 25 years With The Caledon Institute

February 13, 2017 Philanthropy

Alan Broadbent of Maytree shares his thoughts on the lessons learned from years of influential work by Caledon about accomplishing social change through careful policy work and advocacy.

Collaborating for Equity and Justice: Moving Beyond Collective Impact

February 13, 2017 Philanthropy

This important article focuses on developing collaborative multi-sector approaches to social change in communities. The goal is to look beyond the well-known collective impact model to engage in different ways with communities.

GEO REPORT: Shaping Culture Through Key Moments

December 6, 2016 Philanthropy

An exploration of organizational culture, how it influences grantmaker practice and how it can aid or impede results and the specific times in the life of an organization when grantmakers can shape or express their organizational culture.