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2020 Social Progress Index results

2020 Social Progress Index results

Deloitte. The 2020 Index ranks 163 countries’ social performance over the last ten years, based on 50 separate criteria. As a whole, the world is improving. Since 2011, the world average SPI score increased from 60.63 to 64.24, with the greatest gains in Access to...

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Next Gen Donors & The Impact Revolution

Next Gen Donors & The Impact Revolution

Seattle Foundation Over the next 40 years, $59 trillion will be passed down across generations. So what does this massive shift in resources mean for philanthropy and our nonprofit community? As Millennials and Gen Xers from 21 to 40 take the reins, what will drive...

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The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

HealthTech Artificial intelligence has come a long way since it was first established as a field in 1956. Over 60 years ago at Dartmouth College, a group of scholars organized by computer scientist John McCarthy coined the term, said CDW Data Center...

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These Key Tech Trends Will Shape Philanthropy In 2020

These Key Tech Trends Will Shape Philanthropy In 2020

Forbes In the past decade, grant-makers have focused on leveraging technology to better measure, manage, understand and report on philanthropy's true impact. The industry began to analyze itself and ask difficult questions about what kind of tangible change was being...

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What Successful Public-Private Partnerships Do

What Successful Public-Private Partnerships Do

Harvard Business Review We found Public-Private Partnership project success had little to do with trying to force all parties to adhere to strict contractual obligations.  Instead, when we examined what led to productive working relationship over the life of these...

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The Interwoven Threads of Inequity and Health

The Interwoven Threads of Inequity and Health

The New Yorker What the virus is doing is pulling a thread that is showing how many things are actually connected, and how deeply people are actually connected. But it’s also revealing the very different conditions in which we live because of social structures that...

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What Does Innovation Mean?

What Does Innovation Mean?

Putnam Consulting Group Innovation almost always begins as a change in thought before it becomes a change in action. The field of health funding is a prime example of this; whereas health funding 20 years ago was almost entirely focused on clinical medicine, the field...

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