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How to Find Your Most Engaged New Board Member

How to Find Your Most Engaged New Board Member

Jeb Banner  |  June 18, 2019

Jeb Banner, the founder and CEO of Boardable, a nonprofit board management software provider, offers some advice on how to find engaged board members....

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Commentary and Opinion

Trends and Transitions in Education Reform and Philanthropy

Trends and Transitions in Education Reform and Philanthropy

Janet Lopez   |   May 26, 2019

The most recent Benchmarking Survey from Grantmakers In Education highlights an important and difficult question, writes Lopez: How will we navigate the challenge of sharing power with those who have historically had little, especially on occasions when their ideas differ from our own?...

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Connections

2019 Scorecard on State Health System Performance
June 18, 2019
States are losing ground when it comes to preventing deaths from suicide, alcohol, and drugs, a report from the Commonwealth Fund finds. Based on an analysis of publicly available data on forty-seven healthcare indicators as well as income-based disparities within states, the report, 2019 Scorecard on State Health System Performance (65 pages,...
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Newsmakers

Mark Zuckerman, President, The Century Foundation
June 5, 2019

PND spoke with Zuckerman about changes in the way TCF approaches its work, the organization's efforts to advance a progressive policy agenda, and the meaning of the 2018 midterm elections....

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NPO Spotlight

RespectAbility

RespectAbility

June 11, 2019

Founded in 2013, RespectAbility works to ensure that children and adults with disabilities receive the education, training, and employment opportunities they need to succeed....

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On the Web

Our World In Data
June 6, 2019

Our World in Data is a nonprofit website that brings together data and research on the powerful, long-run trends reshaping the world....

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Off the Shelf

Giving Done Right: Effective Philanthropy and Making Every Dollar Count

Giving Done Right: Effective Philanthropy and Making Every Dollar Count

April 11, 2019
Phil Buchanan (New York, New York: PublicAffairs, 2019)

Daniel Matz, manager and content developer for Candid's Glasspockets.org portal, reviews Phil Buchanan's new book, which lays out a framework that can help anyone engaged in philanthropy to be more thoughtful, open-minded, and willing to learn, adapt, and keep trying....

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