Global Philanthropy: What Do The World’s Wealthy Donors Think?

March 17, 2014 Philanthropy

Typically, we tend to focus on the concerns of philanthropy within our own borders. But there are interesting regional differences if one looks at wealthy philanthropists around the world.

Collective Impact: Funder Heal Thyself

February 14, 2014 Philanthropy

Collective Impact: Funder Heal Thyself is a thoughtful blog post from Ken Thompson, with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Next gen donors: what will they do differently?

February 14, 2014 Philanthropy

As the next generation (or the millennial generation born in the 1990s and up) is beginning to engage more in organized philanthropy, we see an increase in the resources for them and for the older generations with whom they interact as family and foundation board members.

On Becoming a Nonprofit Board Chair or Director

January 13, 2014 Philanthropy

It can be a challenge for someone coming into a volunteer Board or Board leadership role in a non-profit to find resources that provide empirical insight, guidance and general best practices.

On Supporting Canadian Grassroots Nonprofits

January 13, 2014 Philanthropy

How do small, grassroots organizations successfully raise the financing they need to achieve their goals?