The Foundation Review is the first peer-reviewed journal of philanthropy, written by and for foundation staff and boards, and those who work with them implementing programs. It provides rigorous research and writing, presented in an accessible style.
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Current Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3 (2013)
Lessons From Patchwork Nation: A New Framework for Building Community Indicators
Stephen Borders, James Edwards, and Ashley Miller
Designing for Learning: One Foundation’s Efforts to Institutionalize Organizational Learning
Rosanna Tran and Sanjay Shah
Eyes Wide Open: Learning as Strategy Under Conditions of Complexity and Uncertainty
Patricia Patrizi, Elizabeth Heid Thompson, Julia Coffman, and Tanya Beer