Getting Capital Right: Six Myths and Realities for Grantmakers

From Rebecca Thomas, writing for Associated Grant Makers:

Given the power that grantmakers have to influence nonprofit missions and finances, it’s crucial to “get capital right.” In this two-part series for AGM’s InPhilanthropy, I highlight six false ideas about money that I often hear and offer some suggestions for how grantmakers can improve how they communicate with and support the sector. While strengthening the sector’s financial health will certainly require some heavy lifting by nonprofits themselves, funders are in the driver’s seat, so change starts with you.

Read the full post.

Part 2, Myths 3-6