Digest: Studies, Books, Web Sites, and Other Publications

April 30, 2009 by admin
The headline and subhead above were not written by an arts grantmaker making a case to a board for the value of the arts in a foundation's portfolio or by an arts advocate speaking to a legislature about why the arts belong in a state budget. The headings come directly from The Guardian and Guardian Weekly of London, and Larry Elliott is The Guardian's economics editor. In the article that follows, Elliott refers to a new book, t by Richard Bronk of the London School of Economics and Political Science, published by Cambridge University Press. Read More...
April 30, 2009 by admin
Gourd Girls Priscilla Wilson 2005, 220 pages Mt. Yonah Press, Sautee, Georgia Read More...
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, 13 pages. Foundation Center, 79 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 10003, (212) 620-4230, www.foundationcenter.org http://www.foundationcenter.org/gainknowledge/research/pdf/fgge08.pdf Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 64 pages. Published by the Association of Performing Arts Presenters, 1211 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 200, Washington, D.C., 20036, (202) 833-2787, www.artspresenters.org. Dance/USA, 1111 16th Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, D.C., 20036, (202) 833-1717, www.danceusa.org. Jacob's Pillow Dance, 358 George Carter Road, Becket, MA, 01223, (413) 243-9919, www.jacobspillow.org. Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2007, 408 pages. Published by Routledge, 800-634-7064, www.routledge.com Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 256 pages. Published by Profile Books Ltd. Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 33 pages. CompassPoint Nonprofit Services, 731 Market Street, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA, 94103, (415) 541-9000, www.compasspoint.org http://www.meyerfoundation.org/downloads/ready_to_lead/ReadytoLead2008.pdf Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 32 pages. Funders for Lesbian and Gay Issues, 116 East 16th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10003, (212) 475-2930, www.lgbtfunders.org http://www.lgbtfunders.org/files/FLGI%20LGBTQ_POCRprt-F.pdf Read More...
September 30, 2008 by admin
2008, 70 pages. Foundation Center, 79 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 10003, (212) 620-4230, www.foundationcenter.org Part of the "Foundations Today" series of annual research reports on foundation growth and giving, findings presented here are based on aggregate fiscal data collected by the Foundation Center on all active U.S. foundations. Read More...