High Stakes Donor Collaboration

Pioneering foundations and philanthropists have pooled their talent and resources to help solve social sector problems too big for any one to tackle alone. What can donors learn from these efforts? Learn more >>

Conversations with Remarkable Givers

Groundbreaking video collection drawn from more than 50 original and private interviews with philanthropists and foundation leaders.Watch now >>

Unlock the Full Potential of Your Philanthropy

Deciding what to accomplish with your philanthropy begins with identifying your passions, starting not with data but with your values and beliefs Learn more >>

How to Research a Nonprofit Organization

Deciding whether or not to fund a nonprofit is one of the biggest decisions you will make. Use our tool—complete with interview guides and checklists—to customize your "due diligence" process Learn more >>

Philanthropy Success

Building Bigger Bets with Philanthropy

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Nancy Roob shares how the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation is aggregating funds to scale what works. Read more >>


Philanthropy Series

Exploring Adaptive Philanthropy That Gets Results

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Bridgespan's Susan Wolf Ditkoff leads off an eight-week series of new blogs, videos, and webinars that will explore important approaches to philanthropy. Read more >>


Advice for Philanthropists

Funding for Outcomes

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Mario Marino, author of Leap of Reason, discusses funder pitfalls in setting and measuring goals for grantees. Read more >>