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Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission method

May 23, 2019 2:53 pm

Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission

Laura Kind McKenna: Foundations generally invest 5% for mission-first outcomes and 95% for finance-first outcomes ... changing this status-quo is not only philanthropy’s greatest 21st-century opportunity but our most critical obligation.
This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications people

Oct. 19, 2016 12:54 pm

This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications

Max Tuttleman "grabbed the reins" to his family's foundation when he was 20. He doesn't believe in mission and thinks institutional philanthropy is outdated — but he wants to fund your project.
This foundation exec doesn’t care about financial returns. Here’s why people

Dec. 1, 2015 10:21 am

This foundation exec doesn’t care about financial returns. Here’s why

McKenna will be stepping down from the Patricia Kind Family Foundation in January. But before she goes, she has a lesson for foundations looking to make impact investments.
Impact investing is “poised for serious growth”: Case Foundation’s Kate Ahern funding

Oct. 28, 2015 11:50 am

Impact investing is “poised for serious growth”: Case Foundation’s Kate Ahern

Ahern will be at the Wharton Social Impact Conference in Philadelphia on Oct. 29. She spoke with us about her role managing Case Foundation's impact investing initiatives.

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