Scanning and Networking: Routines for Discovering the Unexpected

Source: 
GrantCraft (Ford Foundation)

Date

2004

Case Study Sector

Management

Scanning is no longer something done only when planning a new program or contemplating a shift in strategy. Using learning networks, grantmakers are starting to scan continuously, looking beyond the usual sources to find innovative organizations and fresh ideas. GrantCraft asked seven grantmakers how they build networks to discover the unexpected in their fields and communities.

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  • Northern America

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