RuthMcCambridge

Standing Up To Donors With Untenable Demands

This morning we published a story about a Girl Scout Council which had the great good fortune of receiving a $100,000 donation from a donor. The only problem was that the donor wanted to be assured that no transgender girls would benefit from her donation.

You-Promised

Social Innovation Fund Report Finds Less than Overwhelming Results

When the Social Innovation Fund started, it was heralded as a way to promote the scaling of innovative practice. Six years later, findings about the results are deemed merely “promising.” Is the major finding really that putting more money into already relatively large, well-capitalized organizations creates quicker movement forward?