Effective Communities Project
Practical help for grantmakers, community organizations, nonprofits, evaluators, donors, activists, and advocates for stronger and more just community development.  Timeless lessons of nonprofit and philanthropic effectiveness.  

EFFECTIVE PHILANTHROPY

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

PROGRAM EVALUATION

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    You hear a lot from funders these days about their hunger for “dashboards” that display the latest information to guide their decision-making. Dashboards have taken over the corporate sector as part of the “business intelligence” [...]

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT

STEVE’S BOOK

JUST PHILANTHROPY BLOG

  • Highway markers, we’ve discovered, make great reading. Posted by state and regional historical societies all along State, US, and Federal highways, they provide lessons and insight into what happened right there, where you’re standing, in [...]