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Disaster Resources (2007)

Best Practices in Disaster Grantmaking Lessons from the Gulf Coast by New York Regional Association of Grantmakers(9/2013)

Creating Order from Chaos by Jessie Ball duPont Fund
(9/2013) Roles for Philanthropy in Disaster planning

Performance Management Resources (1/2013)

Sandy 2012
Red Cross RI
Center for Disaster Philanthropy
Network for Good
The Resiliant Organization

The Salvation Army
The United Way of Rhode Island ,
Council on Foundations

  United Way
     RI Government Quick reference guide .Access the guide and download from the United Way's        website 

    Online tool ranks R.I. schools on performance on Page A4 of Tuesday, April 10, 2012 issue of  The   Providence Journal
      Online tool:      

      Education and (Results Based Planning)

      Teen Pregnancy

       Education   SCHOOL REFORM
      "After School In Rhode Island" - A Presentation by Grantmakers Council on 12/15/11 

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        NO LACK OF GENEROSITY on Page A1 of Tuesday, November 22, 2011 issue  of The Providence Journal

RI Community Food Bank (posted Nov.20, 2011)

Suburban Poverty Webinar Materials.  (posted 10/15/11)

Measuring the Value of Corporate Philanthropy, Social Impact, Business Benefits and Investor Returns (posted 9/8/11)

Foundation Growth and Giving Estimates (posted 9/8/11)

What's the Role of Corporate Foundations in 21st Century  (posted 9/8/11)

GEO Due Diligence Tool (posted 7/25/10)

giving forum : On the Money: A Help and a Hindrance publication by Nancy Burd highlighting the financial challenges nonprofits face and the ways grantmakers are both improving the situation and perpetuating the problem (Posted 9/29/09)

Family Foundation Assessment Process - Pursuit of Excellence, the first ever assessment designed specifically for family foundations offered by the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP).  (Posted 8/26/09)

Smart Givers Network: Resources for Smart Giving (Posted 8/13/09)

 Nonprofit CEO Compensation Study Charity Navigator 2009 (Posted 8/6/09)

Philanthropy In/Sight allows registered users to create customized Google maps to explore giving patterns, emerging trends, and funding relationships globally, nationally, or at the community level. (Posted 7/17/09)

Effective Philanthropy Governance Report
from the Center for Effective Philanthropy
 focus on understanding how foundation boards maximize their effectiveness and the effectiveness of the foundations they govern (Posted 7/08/09)

Smarter Grantmaking in Challenging Economic Times - A new report from Grantmakers for Effective Organizations offers recommendations and examples to help foundation leaders as they look ahead to make tough decisions in 2010.  (Posted 5/18/09)

USA Today publishes special philanthropy section at website.  (Posted 4/16/09)

Technology Tools for Philanthropic Foundations - This site is designed as a simple and quick introduction for grantmakers interested in using new technologies (and some older ones, too) in creative ways. (Posted 3/24/09)

New York Times Giving Section  headlines dealing with economic crisis for philanthropy (Posted 1/01/09)

Measuring and/or Estimating Social Value Creation: Insights into Eight Integrated Cost Approaches: This report from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation describes and analyzes eight approaches to integrating cost in measuring and/or estimating social value creation. 
(Posted 1/01/09)

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy: A report by EPIP that describes who, what, and how this organization works with regional associations to raise a voice for next generation issues and ideas. (Posted 1/01/09) 

________________ADDITIONAL WEBSITE RESOURCES____________________

  • The Rhode Island Foundation Website 

    The United Way of Rhode Island's Survey presenting a comprehensive understanding of the impact the current economic crisis is having of nonprofits in Rhode Island

    Disastred crosser Preparedness Resource Center


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