IRS Removes a Tax Barrier to Impact Investing for Foundations
A foundation's mission-related investments shouldn’t automatically be taxed, the IRS says.
Foundations’ Impact Investing Largely Talk, Study Finds
Many private U.S. foundations that purport to engage in impact investing don’t put much of their money where their mouth is, according to the Center for Effective Philanthropy.
What Nonprofits Want From Funders
Nonprofits believe foundations could be a lot more helpful in certain critical areas, according to a survey by the Center for Effective Philanthropy.
Nonprofits to Foundations: Give Us More Transparency
Nonprofit organizations want more transparency from the foundations that fund them, according to the Center for Effective Philanthropy.
Nonprofits Aren’t Afraid to Demonstrate Their Effectiveness: Study
The Center for Effective Philanthropy reported that most nonprofits want more support from funders to assess and improve their impact.
Two-Way Street: Gates Foundation Seeks Better Communication
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is devising ways to improve communication with the recipients of its grants.