Ideas and insights for funders and investors who want to increase their social or environmental impact.
Five Ways to Dramatically Reduce Food Waste
February 9, 2017
The food we leave on our plates, that we let linger on our shelves too long, that stores and restaurants toss, and that farmers leave in fields negatively affects our health, our economy, and our environment. These on-the-ground solutions are springboards to a more resilient and productive food system.
Eliminating Implicit Bias in Grant-Making Practice
December 19, 2016
Some of philanthropy’s core practices may unwittingly be leading funders to perpetuate the inequities they’re trying to eliminate. In an article originally published by the Stanford Social Innovation Review, we examine how.
What Should Philanthropists and Their Advisors Be Talking About?
December 14, 2016
Giving back can be one of your most rewarding activities, but it doesn’t come without challenges. Engaging an advisor to help you plan and work with you along the way can ease the burden and ensure you genuinely enjoy your philanthropy.
In the wake of the recent elections, philanthropy faces a new future. This is always true when a new administration takes over. But this year the implications for many of us—and, indeed, for the entire nonprofit sector—look especially significant.