The Bridgespan Group

Dec 17, 2018

Social Mobility in Rural America

While much of that research has focused on analyzing social mobility in urban contexts - or on documenting the challenges confronting the nation’s rural communities - The Bridgespan and National 4-H Council went into rural communities where upward mobility is thriving, to get a ground-level view of what that looks like.

Jul 24, 2017

7.24.17 US Nonprofit News

The Pop Culture Collaborative awarded over $700,000 in initial grant awards to social justice and entertainment organizations, Code For America partnered with the State of California to make GetCalFresh.org available to residents across the state, RespectabilityUSA is recruiting for its 2017 Fall National Leadership Fellowship cohort, applications are open now, and more.

Jul 10, 2017

7.10.17 US Nonprofit News

15 American Academy of Family Physicians Chapters each received a $5,000 grant, Accountability Counsel named Gary Cookhorn to the organization’s board of directors, StoryCenter will host a digital storytelling workshop at Hayward Public Library, and more.

Nov 2, 2015

11.02.15 US Nonprofit News

YPM and other teens in Atlanta work to build a shelter for homeless youth, ALTSO raises over $500,000 at its annual Rocktoberfest Hedge fund event in NYC and Chicago, New York Life will donate $20,000 to aid wildfire relief efforts, The deadline to submit a letter of interest for The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage 2016 Project grants cycle is approaching, Blackbaud appoints a new Chief Technology Officer, and more.

Jul 20, 2015

What if Youth Employment is the Solution, Not the Problem?

As employers look to fill millions of jobs over the next few years, there are compelling business reasons for considering youth as a valuable source of talent. To address the challenges of youth employment, more efforts need to aim for scalable solutions that focus on employer needs.

Jul 1, 2013

Four steps to developing your future nonprofit leaders

The Bridgespan Group shapes four steps to building future nonprofit leaders from "Nonprofit Leadership Development: What's Your 'Plan A' for Growing Future Leaders?", its new downloadable e-book.

Feb 14, 2013

02.14.13.: US News Bits

Family Matters of Greater Washington receives gift, the Philanthropic Initiative announces new managing partner, DKT International releases white paper, and more.

Jan 10, 2013

Insight Center on Scaling Social Impact launches online resource

News Release BOSTON – The Bridgespan Group and Harvard Business Review today announced the launch of the Insight Center on Scaling Social Impact, an online resource published on HBR.org that will feature the latest and best thinking on social enterprise. Supported by Omidyar Network, […]

Oct 24, 2011

Rural nonprofits challenged but ‘hardy’

Rural nonprofits in the U.S. get a disproportionately low share of total spending in the nonprofit sector but show better financial health than urban nonprofits, a new study says.