Advancing Philanthropy

​​​​​Philanthropies can play an important role in forging progress in a democratic society. Like all institutions, they benefit from keeping informed about trends and attitudes in the field, sharing information and ideas with their peers, periodically reviewing their operations and trying to improve based on what they have learned, and being transparent about their operations.

Browse the reports and other resources on these pages for insights into how to make philanthropy as effective as possible.