High Impact Philanthropy in the Downturn

This guide was written for individuals seeking to turn their philanthropic capital into a meaningful difference in people’s lives. To that end, each section includes the following:

  • A brief analysis of the situation
  • A description of high impact opportunities to improve the situation, including an estimate of the impact and cost of each model. These estimates were derived either from our team’s analysis of available data or from rigorous cost-benefit analyses
  • Examples of the model in practice to help potential donors understand how nonprofits target these issues effectively
  • Contact information for nonprofits mentioned and tips for finding a local nonprofit delivering these models in your community

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