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EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | Nancy Roob | February 6, 2017

Blue Meridian’s First Grantees

CEO Nancy Roob provides a one-year update on Blue Meridian Partners and describes how it selected its six initial investments.

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EMCF's View | March 20, 2017

Funding That Makes a Difference

EMCF President and CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview "the critical difference that unrestricted, large amounts of growth capital can make in a nonprofit organization."

Following | Education, Talent Development Secondary, Evidence and Evaluation | March 14, 2017

How Boosting Education Research Could Revolutionize US Schooling

Diplomas Now co-founder Robert Balfanz argues in the Stanford Social Innovation Review that investing in evidence building is essential to education reform.

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EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | March 13, 2017

What It Takes to Scale

EMCF President and CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview the challenge and importance of “access to unrestricted capital.”

EMCF's View | March 6, 2017

PropelNext Grantee Stories

In these stories, PropelNext grantees share what they and their teams have learned from EMCF’s initiative promoting data-driven practices.

EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | March 6, 2017

The Power of Collaboration

CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview what unites Blue Meridian Partners: "a shared sense that we cannot go it alone in our philanthropy."

EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | February 27, 2017

What Sets Blue Meridian Partners Apart

CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview what distinguishes Blue Meridian Partners: “The size of the investment is unprecedented.”

EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | February 20, 2017

Knowing When to Invest

CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview critical criteria for a potential Blue Meridian Partners grantee: "the track record and the ambition of the leadership."

EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners | February 13, 2017

Blue Meridian Partners - The Big Picture

CEO Nancy Roob describes in a video interview the partners’ vision: "to really move the needle on social problems in this country."