Jane Wales, World Affairs Council President and CEO, is now blogging for the Huffington Post. Read her most current blog, about what philanthropists can do to meet the needs of lower-income Americans, here.
Posts Tagged ‘Strategic Philanthropy’
Posted in Philanthropy, tagged Action Agenda, Basic Needs, Community Health Centers, Global Philanthropy Forum, GPF, Health Care, High Impact Philanthropy in the Downturn, Huffington Post, Investment, Jane Wales, nonprofits, philanthropists, Philanthropy, Poverty, Strategic Philanthropy, Uninsured, University of Pennyslvania, University of Pennyslvania's Center for High Impact Philanthropy, World Affairs Council on December 21, 2009| Leave a Comment »
Posted in Philanthropy, tagged CDC, Center for High Impact Philanthropy, Global Health, Global Philanthropy Forum, GPF, infectious disease, Lifting the Burden of Malaria, Malaria, Roll Back Malaria, Strategic Philanthropy, UNDP, UNICEF, WHO, World Bank on February 20, 2009| 4 Comments »
The Center for High Impact Philanthropy released a report this month titled “Lifting the Burden of Malaria: An Investment Guide for Impact Driven Philanthropy.” In it, the authors synthesize data on effective malaria control strategies, consider funding trends and nonprofit performance data, and interview malaria specialists and public health practitioners to help you get to smarter decisions faster. They recommend strategies to address critical unmet needs and dole out practical advice on evaluating potential investments and assessing post-donation impact.
The report cites our Global Philanthropy Forum Index on Intermediaries as a resource for interested philanthropists to find supportive organizations to help them navigate through the challenges of work in their interest area.
Posted in Philanthropy, tagged Angus Advisory Group, Bear Market, Betsy Brill, Forbes.com, Gresham Partners, Matthew Bonaguidi, Patricia Angus, Philanthropy, Strategic Philanthropy on February 17, 2009| Leave a Comment »
Over at Forbes.com, Betsy Brill of Strategic Philanthropy; Matthew Bonaguidi from Gresham Partners; and Patricia Angus, Angus Advisory Group talk about the need for philanthropists to be “tactical, effective and strategic” in these challenging economic times.
Read the full article here.
Posted in Philanthropy, tagged Huffington Post, Paul Brest, Philanthrocapitalism, Philanthropy, Sean Stannard-Stockton, Strategic Philanthropy, Tactical Philanthropy, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Theory of Change on January 9, 2009| Leave a Comment »
There’s an interesting discussion going on at Paul Brest‘s Strategic Philanthropy blog on The Huffington Post. He and colleague Sean Stannard-Stockton of Tactical Philanthropy are discussing Paul’s 8 point framework for strategic philanthropy. The main point of contention at this point centers around the validity of using a static “theory of change” in the dynamic, ever-changing social landscape in which philanthropy operates.
We look forward to a lively exchange on all sides – between Paul and Sean, and from reader contributions to the discussion.