In defense of ‘Impact’

Posted on 29. Apr, 2014 by in Cross Sector Partnerships, Org Development, Philanthropy

In a recent PhilanTopic blog post, Derrick Feldmann, president of Achieve, asks, “Has the Word ‘Impact’ Lost its Impact? As the founder of a company with that word in our name, how could I not respond? I’m not persuaded that this is a buzzword. I haven’t noticed an overuse of impact the way we have […]

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U.S. mayors endorse offices that facilitate collaboration

Posted on 25. Jul, 2012 by in Cross Sector Partnerships

This past spring, I took part in “Philanthropy and Government Working Together: What Does it Take?”, a roundtable discussion hosted by the Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy at the University of Southern California’s Sol Price School of Public Policy. The gathering was in advance of the Council on Foundations annual conference. Many who attended […]

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