Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 101

Money for Good Study: Sharing Information About Your Org’s Results Can Attract More Donors

Transparency

GuideStar and Hope Consulting have released the results of new study, Money for Good II (MFGII).

The findings suggest that if nonprofits are more transparent in sharing information about their results online that they could attract more donors.… Read More

2012 Philanthropy and Social Investment Industry Report Now Available

Books, Transparency, Visual

For the past three years, my colleague Lucy Bernholz has published her annual Philanthropy and Social Investing: Blueprint, an industry forecast about the social economy – private capital used
for public good. Each year it provides an overview of the current landscape, points to major trends, and directs your attention to horizons where you can expect some important breakthroughs in
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Quick Reflections from Social Innovation Summit 2011

Measurement

I’ve been heads down working on my next book about measurement and networked nonprofits with KD Paine and our editor, Bill Paarlberg, sprinting towards our deadline.   Writing a book is always a learning experience and I can’t express my gratitude for having such a wonderful co-author and fantastic editor.      … Read More

How non-profits become experts at Social Branding

Guest Post

Note from Beth:      As I’m sprinting to towards the deadline of my next book on Measurement and Networked Nonprofits, co-authoring with the goddess of measurement, KD Paine,  I’m grateful to have some terrific guest posts like this one from Simon Mainwaring

How non-profits become experts at Social Branding, Guest Post by Simon Mainwaring, Founder/Author WE FIRST

There are two elements critical to the success of any branding effort, non-profit or otherwise.… Read More

The Networked Nonprofit Response to the Concerted Attack on Voting Rights

Guest Post

Note from Beth:   Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving.   As I’m sprinting to towards the deadline of my next book on Measurement and Networked Nonprofits, co-authoring with the goddess of measurement, KD Paine,  I’m grateful to have some terrific guest posts like this one.

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