Month: January 2018

McDonnell Foundation Awards $24.5 Million in Education Research

The inaugural grants awarded through the foundation’s Understanding Teacher Change and Teachers as Learners in K-12 Classrooms are focused on the science of teaching and understanding teachers as learners and key agents of change in education…. Source: Phil News Digest

Funding for Human Rights Grew 44 Percent Between 2011 and 2015

A data analysis from Foundation Center and the Human Rights Funders Network found that human rights grant dollars from a subset of foundations grew from $1.4 billion in 2011 to $2.33 billion in 2014 before falling to $2.02 billion in 2015…. Source: Phil News Digest

Raise more money by leveraging donor motivation

What motivates donors to give? This is an important question, especially if you’re a nonprofit executive or fundraiser. Donors are the lifeblood of your organization; they allow you to execute your mission. Without your donors, you probably wouldn’t be in business. Stating the obvious: donors are a central component of […]

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