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.
Our mission: To share evaluation results, tools, and knowledge about the philanthropic sector in order to improve the practice of grantmaking, yielding greater impact and innovation.
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Current Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4 (2020) Inclusive Growth
Overcoming the Systemic Challenges of Wealth Inequality in the U.S.
David Peter Stroh
Regional Inclusive Growth Through Systems Philanthropy in Essex County, Massachusetts
Lisa Payne Simon, Stratton Lloyd, and Beth Francis
What Does It Take? Reflections on Foundation Practice in Building Healthy Communities, 2010–2020
Prudence Brown, Tom David, and Anand Sharma
Can Civil Society Be Inclusive? Strategies for Endowed Foundations
Irene M. H. Davids and Lucas C. P. M. Meijs
At Your Service: Nonprofit Infrastructure Organizations and COVID-19
Christopher R. Prentice, Jeffrey L. Brudney, Richard M. Clerkin, and Patrick C. Brien