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What Foundation CEO’s Think About Evaluation

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The Center for Effective Philanthropy released a survey at its conference in Boston today that injects some new data into the debate about whether foundations are doing enough—or too much, in the eyes of some—to measure their performance.

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Foundations Increase Giving to a Record High in 2011

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Foundations expect to increase their giving in 2011 by sums that could allow them to surpass the amount they distributed before the recession caused a sharp decline in grant making, according to a new report.

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Funders Must Help Charities Better Monitor Impact, Says NPC

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Funders need to be more clear about what outcomes they want charities to produce and help those organisations in their ability to measure their impact, according to the findings of a report byNew Philanthropy Capital.

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