EMCF's View

EMCF's View | Blue Meridian Partners, Upstream USA | February 25, 2019

From Promising Model to Major Investment

EMCF/Blue Meridian head Nancy Roob and Upstream co-founder Mark Edwards discuss in the Stanford Social Innovation Review their partnership to transform women’s healthcare nationwide.

via ssir.org

EMCF's View | Evidence and Evaluation | November 15, 2018

Evidence: The Journey and the Destination

EMCF’s Jehan Velji and Teresa Power describe in a Center for Effective Philanthropy blog how the Foundation’s understanding of evidence building has evolved.

via cep.org

EMCF's View | October 18, 2018

An Update on EMCF’s Limited Life

The Foundation shares its plan for completing its work and leaving a lasting impact for children and youth, with the support of Blue Meridian Partners, Inc.

EMCF's View | PropelNext | September 6, 2018

PropelNext Launches Third Cohort

We are excited to announce that 12 nonprofits have been selected to join PropelNext's Northern California 2021 grantee cohort.

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. 

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

The Link Uniting Donors and Doers for Social Change

The New York Times highlights how the philanthropic collaboration’s large investments empower nonprofit leaders to “dream big” and battle intergenerational poverty.