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How to Use Online Surveys at Your Nonprofit

How to Use Online Surveys at Your Nonprofit

Vivek Bhaskaran  |  October 16, 2018

Bhaskaran, a software developer and founder of QuestionPro and SurveyAnalytics, provides a quick primer on how nonprofits can use surveying to improve every aspect of their operations, from program delivery to board recruitment....

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Commentary and Opinion

Philanthropy Delivers an Outcome — and Its Name Is Brett Kavanaugh

Philanthropy Delivers an Outcome — and Its Name Is Brett Kavanaugh

Bradford K. Smith   |   October 19, 2018

The foundation supporters of the Federalist Society seem to have achieved something monumental by going back to basics, writes Foundation Center president Bradford K. Smith: find an effective organization that shares your goals and provide it with steady, unrestricted, long-term support so it can do its work....

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Connections

Funding for Indigenous Peoples: Strategies for Support
October 20, 2018
Although indigenous issues cut across many program areas, including culture, education, health, and sustainable development, most funders that currently support indigenous communities do so through their environmental, human rights, and international development programs, a report from GrantCraft, a service of Foundation Center, in partnership...
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NPO Spotlight

Coalition to Support Grieving Students

Coalition to Support Grieving Students

October 16, 2018

Founded by the New York Life Foundation and the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement, the Coalition to Support Grieving Students works to provide educators with the information, insights, and practical advice they need to better understand and meet the needs of grieving children in their classrooms....

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On the Web

The Opportunity Atlas
October 10, 2018

The Opportunity Atlas uses anonymous data on twenty million Americans from childhood to their mid-30s to answer the question, Which neighborhoods in America offer children the best chance to rise out of poverty?...

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Off the Shelf

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

You Can't Be What You Can't See: The Power of Opportunity to Change Young Lives

September 27, 2018
Milbrey W. McLaughlin (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Education Press, 2018)

You Can't Be What You Can't See is an in-depth look at the root causes of poverty in one urban community and an inspiring guide for anyone interested in starting or working for an out-of-school time program that really makes a difference....

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