New Funding for PERI Means More Agencies Can Receive Assistance

January 8, 2018 / No Comments

Introduced in November 2015 to a gathering of more than two dozen Cleveland-area social service administrators and leaders, the Partnership for Evaluation, Research, and Implementation (PERI) is designed as a high-quality, low-cost program evaluation resource center for child- and family-focused ...

Read More

April 27 Nonprofit Panel on Volunteerism and Philanthropy

February 15, 2017 / No Comments

Every nonprofit organization needs to know: How do you engage volunteers? Attend the “lunch-and-learn” panel discussion “Volunteerism and Philanthropy: Cultivating Gifts of Time and Money” on Thursday, April 27, at 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Mandel Community Studies Ce...

Read More

Rob Fischer on Using Data to Build in Oxford Community Development Journal

June 3, 2016 / No Comments

The latest edition of the Community Development Journal from Oxford University Press features the article “Using data to build community: exploring one model of geographically specific data use in the non-profit sector” co-authored by Dr. Rob Fischer, co-director of the Poverty Center...

Read More

Watch: Conversations in Philanthropy 2015

July 22, 2015 / No Comments

Cleveland claims a historic role in the philanthropic sector, as home to the world’s first community foundation and the precursor to the United Way movement. But how has the landscape of the philanthropic sector changed in the past 100 years? What is its relevance to social change? And what...

Read More