Reports

Before Sunset: Recommendations for Spending Down a Foundation and Extending Impact

Before Sunset: Recommendations for Spending Down a Foundation and Extending Impact

Foundations that decide to sunset—to fully spend down their endowments over a set period—have the opportunity to allocate their substantial resources to catalyze change and support sustainable resourcing for organizations and movements.

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Incubating for Impact: Considerations for Social Impact Leaders Using Fiscal Sponsorship

Incubating for Impact: Considerations for Social Impact Leaders Using Fiscal Sponsorship

Over the past 15 years, Arabella Advisors has supported the incubation of hundreds of social-impact initiatives. In this paper, experienced practitioners map the life cycle of a fiscally sponsored project and suggest questions for project leaders and funders to explore at each stage.

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Driving Implementation of State Paid Leave Programs

Driving Implementation of State Paid Leave Programs

In this report, Arabella Advisors looks at how funders can support policy implementation activities for state paid family and medical leave that help workers better access paid leave benefits and set the stage for a federal paid leave policy.

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Eight Step Organizational Self-Reflection

Eight Step Organizational Self-Reflection

Our easy-to-use eight-step self-reflection tool was designed to help our clients and partners think through where they are and what they will need to get where they want to go.

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Program Design Roadmap: Helping Leaders Prepare to Drive Change in Early Childhood Care and Learning

Program Design Roadmap: Helping Leaders Prepare to Drive Change in Early Childhood Care and Learning

In a new report, Arabella Advisors explores how we can design and implement relevant, effective programs to prepare leaders across early childhood systems to drive change.

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From Talk to Action: Embedding Equity and Inclusion Principles in Governance Design

From Talk to Action: Embedding Equity and Inclusion Principles in Governance Design

A new Arabella resource, authored by Jessyca Dudley and Jessica Robinson Love with additional contributions from Kheira Issaoui-Mansouri and Allison Shean, shares useful lessons and considerations that may help as stakeholders across the social sector work to craft equitable and inclusive governance structures.

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