Trend Tracking
PHILANTHROPY
Donor-Advised Funds Debate Intensifies with Proposed California Legislation

In what could be a significant step toward regulation, a group of California advocates is sponsoring legislation that would require transparency into donor-advised funds.

Shifts in Practice
EXECUTIVE TRANSITION
Nonprofit Leadership at a Crossroads

If we acknowledge that we have come to a crossroads about the kind of leadership needed to take our sector forward, we can lessen our anxiety about departing from “the way we’ve always done things.”

Exploring Critical Ideas
BOARDS & GOVERNANCE
Who Really Governs and How: Considering the Impact of the Dominant Coalition

“Boards,” write the authors, “like many other groups of people, are often run by dominant coalitions.” What is their effect on nonprofit governance, and what should be done about them?