Advocacy evaluation: why bother?

The world of policy can be murky, complex, unpredictable. Measuring outcomes in advocacy grantmaking is perhaps not only difficult, but also objectionable.

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Amid scandal, Silicon Valley Community Foundation should rethink priorities

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Under CEO Emmett Carson, who is now on paid leave, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation opened offices in San Francisco and New York, believing that the fund shouldn’t be bound geographically… read more

Rural communities may be left out of philanthropic funding for increased equity, but they’re precisely where equitable solutions are being created… read more

More turmoil at Silicon Valley Community Foundation as Chief HR official resigns… read more