Dignity gap
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

A “Dignity Gap”

Since I made such a big thing about dignity in my last post, can we acknowledge something like a “dignity gap?” Not trying to introduce new jargon, but the notion is this: We’re familiar with […]

Urgency and opportunity
SOCIAL JUSTICE

Urgency and Opportunity

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 […]

Dashboards in philanthropy
PROGRAM EVALUATION

Dashboards for Philanthropy

Dashboards for philanthropy are all the rage. Dashboards have taken over the corporate sector as part of the “business intelligence” movement.  Websites such as Tableau or Phocas have sprung up offering displays of dials and […]