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Nov 27th
Grantmaker, Grantseeker, Nonprofit, Philanthropic Advisor

What does it take to measure and fund positive social change?

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Nov 29th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Did you know that only 28% of nonprofits have a current logic model, which experts consider to be the foundation for promising evaluation capacities? Come learn how this tool provides the foundation for a quality program design! You will learn about logic models for program planning, program...

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Dec 12th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

With over 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? The first step is doing one's homework. Foundations have missions just the same as nonprofits, so it is vital to the success of your proposal that you find those funders who are...

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Dec 13th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Join Philanthropy MA as we welcome a panel with a range of interest areas under this large umbrella topic. Our panelists include funders of housing initiatives, healthy alternative transportation options, bike paths/bike-ability, connectivity, food systems and more!

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In Philanthropy

November 15th, 2018
Source: Financial Advisor
Donor-advised funds had another banner year in 2017 as measured by several key metrics, even as the average account size decreased due to the changing nature of charitable giving. More »
November 8th, 2018
Source: Center for Effective Philanthropy
Assessing the performance of a foundation is notoriously challenging, but it is crucial to learning and improvement. How well do foundation leaders believe they understand what is and isn’t working in their foundation’s programmatic efforts? How are they building that understanding? What... More »
October 29th, 2018
Source: Philanthropy Massachusetts
Is your nonprofit looking to build capacity and develop and engage its leadership? More »
October 17th, 2018
Strong organizations, leaders, and networks are crucial to foundations’ and nonprofits’ ability to achieve shared goals. What support are foundations seeking to provide to help grantees strengthen their organizations? Is that support in line with what grantees really need? How can funders be most... More »


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