Are you a family foundation creating or updating your strategic plan? If so, here are five questions to consider.
How can corporate foundations develop philanthropic strategies that are both globally connected and grounded in local context?
Change Your Mind Before You Change the System: Taking a Closer Look at Mental Models and the Water of Systems Change
Influencing mindsets and mental models requires identifying what current mental models need to be shifted, targeting priority stakeholders for change, and desi…
In recent years, philanthropic funders have come to see the value in collaborating with one another to magnify their impact. Today we see all kinds of funders …
Five themes from the 2023 Association for Community Health Improvement’s (ACHI) conference on health care.
Over the last year and a half, we had the privilege of interviewing rural leaders across the country as a follow-on to our report Rural America: Philanthropy’s…
How funders can think more strategically about how they use grantee learning cohorts as a tool for systems change.
How three key groups of stakeholders can help realize the potential of federal investment in a new wave of societal programs.
Five social impact trends and opportunities that we hope will define the year ahead.
Part of a series of conversations with rural leaders, this blog challenges funders to rethink assumptions about rural communities.