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American Democracy: Time for Intensive Care

February 15, 2017

The head of the Hewlett Foundation provides a tour d’horizon of American political dysfunction — and envisions a long and difficult therapy to bring it back to health. 

Old Tools, Revolutionary Results

February 7, 2017

Using only the traditional tactics of standard philanthropy, the Revson Foundation helped New York City’s struggling branch libraries regain support from City Hall and begin rebuilding their crumbling infrastructure.

 

Global Impact, Local Connections and Foundation “Voice”

January 25, 2017

Guests at our January 25 Foundation Impact Research Group seminar were treated to a behind-the-scenes look at 100&Change, a project of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation to award a $100 million grant to a single organization or collaboration tackling one of the world’s most challenging problems.

Events

Oct 05

Rip Rapson
President and CEO
The Kresge Foundation

Jan 25

Julia Stasch
President, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

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