Money Well Spent: A Strategic Plan for Smart Philanthropy
Winner of the 2009 Skystone Ryan Prize for Research, Association of Fundraising Professionals Research Council
“All outstanding philanthropic successes have one thing in common: They started with a smart strategic plan,” say authors Paul Brest, president of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Hal Harvey, president of ClimateWorks.
Money Well Spent explains how to create and implement a strategy that ensures meaningful results. Components of a smart strategy include:
Drawing on examples from over 100 foundations and non-profits, Money Well Spent gives readers the framework they need to design a smart strategy, addressing such key issues as:
This is a book for everyone who wants to get the most from a philanthropic dollar: donors, foundations, and non-profits.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Bonni208 - LibraryThing
This book wasn't quite what I expected, like other reviewers. It is written for individuals with lots of money who want to ensure that their capital makes a measurable difference in a desired area. I ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - brandydaniels - LibraryThing
I expected this book to be more about how, for non-profit people, to make money, but it was instead about how to spend it, and to spend it well.... While I don't really have much money to spend, well ... Read full review
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