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Scorecards - Identifying What Drives Impact

We are a society driven by numbers. We keep track of statistics for our favorite sports teams; we measure the growth and learning milestones of our children based on averages; we track our business success based on sales from quarter to quarter. 763 more words


More Than $100,000 Raised for Shanesha Taylor, Homeless Mom Accused of Leaving Kids in Car During Job Interview

More than $100,000 has been pledged to help Shanesha Taylor, 35, a single mother from Arizona who was arrested last month after allegedly leaving her 2-year-old and 6-month-old sons alone in a hot car while she went on a job interview because she was unable to find a babysitter. 833 more words


Philanthropitch, volume 2.

Today’s an exciting day in Philanthrotown… we proudly announced our finalists for Philanthropitch 2014! In addition to some familiar faces, we’ve got some pretty amazing new nonprofits in for the running. 575 more words


Join us for Give OUT Day on May 15 – National Day of LGBT Giving

Being based in Minnesota, we at Brand g vacations know the power of giving back. Our state hosts one of the largest “Days of Giving” in the country, when people are encouraged to give to their favorite non-profit organization(s) during a 24-hour period. 178 more words


When Flea Meets Upton Sinclair

Liberty Hill’s crack team of party planners has just finalized our April 22 Upton Sinclair Awards Dinner program and we want to share the goodness. 413 more words

Poverty And Economic Justice

GiveWell Case Study

Ideation GiveWell started off in a very simple way. A group of about 8 friends were hanging out and they were searching for a charity to give too. 897 more words

Non Profits

The RISE framework (class 2: GwP)

The four hallmarks of the RISE Frameworks are:

- Relevance: Is this organization meaningfully connected to the people and the community it serves and well-informed about the context in which it works? 441 more words