Is Our Emphasis on Measurement Leading Us to Lose Other Important Guideposts? | The Center for Effective Philanthropy
A great post from the Gates Foundation’s Darin McKeever about how philanthropy’s push to measure also helps us lose our way. He points to the history of map making and how the practice went through a period in which anything not exactly measured was simply erased.
An Alternative to the Social Impact Bond? | Blog | Social Finance
Colleen Ebinger explains a proposed Minnesota bill to create “human capital performance bonds”.
Philanthropy and Social Investing – Webinar
Lucy Bernholz, whose firm was recently acquired by Arabella Advisors, is the best philanthropy futurist. Join her on May 17 for a Stanford Social Innovation Review webinar in which she’ll discuss what really matters in philanthropy and social investing for the year ahead.
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