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If you missed Donors Forum's recent webinar "Advocacy in an Election Year: Understanding Ballot Initiatives" webinar, you can watch the replay now. An election year can provide unique opportunities to engage in effective public policy that advances your mission. But where do you start? This webinar answers this question and more about the importance of advocacy in an election year.
The Foundation Center provides free funding information through more than 470 Funding Information Network locations (formerly called Cooperating Collections) — libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers located across the U.S. and several countries. Use this map to find a network location near you.
Blue Avocado article containing concise overview of the state-of-the-art in succession thinking and planning.
The philanthropic sector has been experimenting with innovative grantmaking in the hopes of triggering significant and sustainable change. FSG’s latest research report, collaboratively written with the Center for Evaluation Innovation, challenges grantmakers to explore the use of Developmental Evaluation when evaluating complex, dynamic, and emergent initiatives.
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