Feature Full Circle and Final Bow
by Jody Curtis
A retrospective of the magazine that documented the practiceand philosophyof philanthropy for nearly 50 years.
Feature Staying the Course
by Francie Ostrower
A new study of community foundation effectiveness generates ideas for increasing grantmaking impact.
Feature The Ultimate Philanthropy
by Lauren Norton
Heres how the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta helped bring the historic King Collection home.
Feature Staying Ahead of the Technology Curve
by Gabriel Kasper and Lucy Bernholz and Katherine Fulton
Heres how the latest technology trends could help community foundations serve their communities better.
Commentary The Black/Brown Divide
by Emmett D. Carson
What is it, whats causing it, and what can philanthropy do about it?
Commentary Redefining Accountability
by James A. Joseph
Accountability must refer not only to enforceable rules and regulations, but also to the unenforceable laws of ethics and respect for culture.
Feature Off the Cuff, On the Record
by Lynn Huntley and Sybil Jordan Hampton
Eavesdrop as these two James A. Joseph Lecturers discuss strengthening democracy through philanthropy.
On-Point Managing Crisis
by Marcia Sharp
Foundations need a plan for analyzing, minimizing and responding to risk.Leading and Managing Change
Its better to present choices than answers.
From the President Looking to the Future
by Steve Gunderson
The Council seeks to answer the question, "Ten years from now, what will you wish that you had done today?"
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