Our News, Resources and Inspiration

In an effort to be more open, we would like to explain how we developed our grantmaking process, the information that has most influenced and inspired our thinking to date, how we evaluate our work, and our insights from our core funders, grantee organizations and experts in the fields of feedback loops and foundation openness as our work together evolves.

Latest News

CENTER FOR EFFECTIVE PHILANTHROPY RELEASES NEW FINDINGS ON FOUNDATION TRANSPARENCY

The Center for Effective Philanthropy's recent report "Sharing What Matters, Foundation Transparency" delves into these issues and offers the most complete assessment to date of how foundations view and practice transparency. Read more >

 

First Cohort of ‘Listen for Good’ Grantees Announced

Fund for Shared Insight today announced its inaugural cohort of Listen for Good grantees, which includes a diverse group of 19 nonprofits that directly serve people in communities across the U.S. Read more >

Resources and Inspiration

A Conversation with Melinda Tuan, Project Manager at Fund for Shared Insight (podcast)

Melinda Tuan is interviewed by Denver Frederick on the Business of Giving Podcast. Listen to the podcast >

 

Philanthropy Lessons: The Power Dynamic (video)

Funders must be aware of the power dynamic that exists between those who give away money and those who rely on philanthropic gifts, be empathetic to it, and be supportive. Watch the video on the Exponent Philanthropy website >