Ideas and Impact

Though much of the work we do for clients is confidential, we share what we learn whenever possible and appropriate. We hope the resources here will help you take the next step on your impact journey.

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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Philanthropy and COVID-19

Philanthropy and COVID-19

Like people across the country and around the world, the team at Arabella Advisors is committed to fighting COVID-19, flattening the curve, and saving lives in the many communities we serve. As we help our clients navigate their philanthropic responses and move more resources to those in need, we have created the following materials to share. If you have any questions or wish to share your own ideas and resources, please contact us at info@arabellaadvisors.com.

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An Economy for All

An Economy for All

With support from JP Morgan Chase & Co., the New Venture Fund’s Harriet Ecosystem Initiative partnered with Arabella Advisors to produce ‘An Economy for All,’ a report which explores race- and gender-based inequalities in entrepreneurial funding and which proposes ways for philanthropy to use the power of impact investing to unlock capital for these entrepreneurs.

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Good Food

Good Food

Arabella’s Good Food team works alongside funders, investors, and others who are passionate about transforming our food systems. Together, we’re creating a world where delicious, nutritious, sustainably produced food is accessible to all.

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Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation

Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation

In a new Arabella report, Senior Managing Director Gwen Walden proposes a framework for closing the gap that too often exists in philanthropy between big ideas and their effective implementation--via the people, partners, and platforms that empower social impact.

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