Summary of a companion piece to “New Attitudes, Old Practices: The Provision for Multiyear General Operating Support” compiled by the Center for Effective Philanthropy, analysing the survey responses of foundations and nonprofit executives toward multi-year general operating support. This piece provides interviews with and in-depth analysis of five diverse foundations that have significantly increased general operating support. A link to the piece is included.
5 Ways MacKenzie Scott’s $8.5 Billion Commitment To Social And Economic Justice Is A Model For Other Donors
A scholar of philanthropy explains how mega-donor MacKenzie Scott is modeling five best practices for social change giving: Don’t attach strings; Champion representation; Act first, talk later; Don’t obsess about scale; Leverage more than money.