Obama urged to boost nonprofits
A letter signed by more than 1,000 nonprofit and corporate leaders recommends a nonprofit-stimulus package to create jobs and help needy Americans weather the recession.
Talent in philanthropy: Hiring good talent scouts
Gara LaMarche, president and CEO of Atlantic Philanthropies, says funding the most effective programs is about finding them – by hiring ‘talent scouts.’
Talent in philanthropy: Generalist or specialist?
Gara LaMarche, president and CEO of Atlantic Philanthropies, examines the benefits and detriments of foundations’ preference for program officers with narrow expertise.