With a $183,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Mich., is developing what is believed to be the first peer-reviewed journal devoted specifically to philanthropy.
Philanthropy professionals and those who work with them will be able to submit and share information about what has worked well, and what has not
“Currently there are no ongoing mechanisms for foundations to share what they are learning about their work,” Teri Behrens, a loaned executive at the Johnson Center and the journal’s editor-in-chief, says in a statement.
The journal will be published quarterly beginning in December by the university’s Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership