The new IDEO.org — I’m on the advisory board — is hiring.
Serve.gov | Stories of Service: Civic Voice Volunteers
David Bonbright is a champion of gathering beneficiary feedback to understand nonprofit effectiveness. Now the Corporation for National & Community Service (which runs the Social Innovation Fund) is discussing an AmeriCorp effort to work with David to send civic volunteers into the field to gather this sort of feedback. What a tremendous concept!
Israeli firm spoons out ‘secret sauce’ to foster philanthropy | Israel21c
I’m still not sure what Give2Gether does, but am intrigued that this article describes it as “an Israeli TV-anchor-turned-philanthropist, a high-tech entrepreneur, a Girl Scout & two game theorists” http://ow.ly/5jgD6
Out of curiosity, what will IDEO.org do? There is no information on it anywhere.
I’m the Co-Lead and Executive Director of IDEO.org. As a non-profit, we will partner with social sector organizations on their poverty-related design challenges and will work to spread human-centered design through the social sector.
More information about IDEO.org at http://www.fastcodesign.com/1663355/looking-to-do-more-social-good-ideo-launches-a-non-profit-arm and http://www.huffingtonpost.com/aaron-hurst/what-ideoorg-can-learn-fr_b_833701.html.