Trend or Tipping Point: Arts & Social Change Grantmaking: A 2010 Report & Resource for Funders

October 2010
Pam Korza and Barbara Schaffer Bacon
Published by Animating Democracy, a program of Americans for the Arts, with support from Nathan Cummings Foundation, Open Society Foundations CrossCurrents Foundation, and Lambent Foundation, October 2010.

Criteria for Philanthropy at Its Best: Benchmarks to Assess and Enhance Grantmaker Impact

November 2010
Niki Jagpal
A set of measurable guidelines to help foundations and other institutional grantmakers operate ethically and maximize the impact of their dollars.

Native Arts and Cultures: Research, Growth and Opportunities for Philanthropic Support

November 2010
Ford Foundation
Overview of three foundation-commissioned evaluations, this report serves as a guide for donors interested in investing in Native arts and cultures, and focuses on leadership development opportunities, and cultivating a more robust philanthropic resource for the field.

Interplay: Inspiring Wonder, Discovery, and Learning through Interdisciplinary Museum-Community Partnerships

May 2010
Lauren Stevenson, Elisa Callow, and Emiko Ono, with a foreword by Richard J. Deasy

The Civic Potential of Video Games

May 2010
Chris Evans, Joseph Kahne, Ellen Middaugh

By Heart: Poetry, Prison, and Two Lives

April 2010
Judith Tannenbaum and Spoon Jackson