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EMCF's View | PropelNext | June 29, 2018

How Foundations Can Help Small Groups Do More Good

Lissette Rodriguez and Danielle Scaturro describe in The Chronicle of Philanthropy how an evaluation of PropelNext’s first graduating class confirms the value of helping nonprofits collect and use data.

EMCF's View | PropelNext, Evidence and Evaluation | June 19, 2018

PropelNext’s Road to High Performance

An intensive evaluation has found that EMCF’s capacity-building initiative made a "profound and sustained" impact on the policies and practices of nonprofits in its first cohort. 

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Following | Wendy's Wonderful Kids, Children's Home Society of NC | July 18, 2018

The Biggest Game in Adoption Today

The Chronicle of Social Change reports on WWK’s “groundbreaking” plan to find homes for 58,000 foster kids.

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Video | Communities In Schools | April 16, 2018

Community Matters

“She’s going to college!” A CIS site coordinator inspires a struggling teen to become a "self-motivator" by letting her know she’s not alone.

Video | Upstream USA | February 12, 2018

Kori’s Birth Control Story

“I want to be a mom on my own time.” A pastor’s daughter in Delaware describes how access to effective birth control makes her “feel so empowered as a woman.”

Video | Youth Guidance (B.A.M.) | January 5, 2018

Meet Mr. Solomon from BAM

An Uber video interviews a Becoming a Man counselor and promotes the company’s partnership with Youth Guidance’s program in Chicago.

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