Advocacy and Public Policy

September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 17 pages. The Atlantic Philanthropies, 125 Park Avenue, 21st Floor, New York, NY, 10017, (212) 916-7305, www.atlanticphilanthropies.org http://atlanticphilanthropies.org/content/download/5238/79869/file/ATLP_advocacy_report.pdf Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 271 pages. The Aspen Institute, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 700, Washington, D.C., 20036, (202) 736-5800, www.aspeninstitute.org This book is a comprehensive analysis of the results of the Strengthening Nonprofit Advocacy Project, a joint research effort of OMB Watch, Tufts University, and the Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest. It calls on foundations to create initiatives for advocacy activities, increase their use of general operating grants and remove language restricting lobbying from grant letters. Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 72 pages. SPIN Project, 149 Natoma Street, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94105, (415) 227-4200, www.spinproject.org www.spinproject.org/downloads/Whose_Media_Entire_Toolkit.pdf Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 126 pages. The Dana Foundation, 745 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 10151, (212) 223-4040, www.dana.org http://www.dana.org/news/publications/publication.aspx?id=10760 Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
Note: this text was updated on this site on January 9, 2009. No matter your political persuasion, your age or background, place or country of residence, your professional role or disciplinary affiliation, if you work in the nonprofit cultural sector—the presidential campaign that brought Barack Obama to the White House holds lessons for you. The campaign marks a watershed in popular consciousness, and we will all do well to adapt—or evolve—accordingly. Some things to ponder: 1. People want to be inspired. Read More...
August 31, 2008 by admin
2007, 103 pages. University of New South Wales Press Ltd, Sydney, Australia www.unswpress.com.au (publisher); Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Paddington NSW (sponsor). Available through Hopkins Fulfillment Services, University of Washington Press, (800) 537-5487 Read More...
August 31, 2008 by admin
2008, 328 pages. Published by University of California Press Read More...
July 15, 2008 by admin
20 pages, 2008. Atlantic Philanthropies. http://www.atlanticphilanthropies.org Download: Read More...
May 31, 2008 by admin
2007, 9 Pages. The NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education, 1201 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 822-7840, www.neafoundation.org PDF online: www.neafoundation.org Read More...
May 31, 2008 by admin
Arts and education grantmakers at an historic gathering in Santa Fe in October of 2007 agreed on the need to forge a new vision for public education in the United States and to collectively explore how the arts can help shape and realize that vision. Convened by Grantmakers in the Arts and Grantmakers for Education, more than 100 foundation representatives met formally for the first time under the aegis of their two affinity organizations to debate and discuss the role of the arts in education. Read More...