Deeper Capacity Building for Greater Impact

Deeper Capacity Building for Greater Impact

Deeper Capacity Building for Greater Impact (28 pages, PDF), a new report funded by the James Irvine Foundation, outlines best practices for structuring long-term capacity-building initiatives to strengthen the management, governance, and performance of nonprofit organizations. The report is designed to help grantmakers maximize the effectiveness of their involvement with participating organizations through greater operational support, and includes nine specific steps for planning an initiative as well as design options for cultivating sustainable organizations capable of achieving long-term social impact.