William and Flora Hewlett Foundation – Doing Good Today and Better Tomorrow: A Roadmap to High Impact Philanthropy Through Outcome-Focused GrantmakingA new report from the Hewlett Foundation detailing what they call Outcome-Focused Grantmaking. Describes their experience implementing the approach internally. A great read for program officers.
I focus on philanthropy. But I'm excited about programs like the Social Innovation Fund because I know that linking the capital flows in philanthropy and the government is key. In this post Bob Ottenhoff of GuideStar shows that nonprofits get only 20% of revenue from charitable donations! The big money comes from government.