A study of The Duke Endowment's foster care grantmaking from 2006 to 2015 recommends that the Endowment continue to invest in and refine its efforts to help children who've been placed outside of their familial homes.
Our grantee, Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry (WARM), models versatility by expanding the focus of its 20th anniversary celebration to serve residents affected by Hurricane Matthew.
When I joined the Endowment in 1992, Gene Cochrane – my supervisor at the time – suggested that I buy a road map to track my site visit travels.
In Social Finance’s work with foundations, we have found that they are focused on deepening impact, replicating success, and accomplishing more with their dollars.
The Duke Endowment is pleased to share a new “theory of change” video from our Child Care program area.
Building a strong base of knowledge in philanthropy doesn't usually come with a how-to manual. In this post, Philip Freeman describes how his experience as a fellow provides a safe space to explore, question and challenge his way into a deeper understanding of how foundations work and the ways impact is realized.