Billions of Drops in Millions of Buckets: Why Philanthropy by Steven H. Goldberg

By Steven H. Goldberg

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"Billions of Drops in hundreds of thousands of Buckets presents a bracing and unique examine philan-thropy that provides a much-needed corrective to traditional knowledge. Steve Goldberg combines a unravel to appreciate why lots philanthropy accomplishes so little enduring social swap with a well timed and critical idea to reinvigorate nonprofit capital markets in the course of the easiest of insights: getting extra of the cash to the place it could actually do the main solid. This booklet will swap how forward-looking philanthropists, foundations, and policymakers take into consideration the connection among charitable giving and the transformative capability of social entrepreneurs."
Jerr Boschee, founder and govt Director, The Institute for Social marketers; vacationing Professor of the perform in Social company, Carnegie Mellon University

"Goldberg's arguments are logical subsequent steps within the quickly evolving dialogue of social capital markets. He deals formidable proposals trained by way of the truth of present practices and fascinated about an available set of ambitions. He absolutely acknowledges the opportunity of restructuring that's inherent during this time of monetary problem. genuine swap will depend on titanic rules, and Steve Goldberg deals us several."
Lucy Bernholz, writer of Creating Philanthropic Capital Markets: The planned Evolution

"When I first heard approximately 'evidence-based medicine,' i assumed: 'you suggest it isn't?' learn this publication and that is how you are going to suppose approximately 'performance-based philanthropy.' Goldberg takes the superior present administration considering and applies it to social firm, illuminating either the encouraging successes of social marketers and the obstacles they face. Even greater, he provides compelling rules for making the social region enormously extra effective."
Christopher Meyer, leader government, display screen Networks

"Goldberg demands extra 'performance-driven philanthropy,' the place nonprofits are rewarded in line with their effects, as opposed to the present disorder. it truly is an incredible name and a worthy contribution to discussions approximately how you can increase nonprofits within the U.S. and internationally."
Martin Brookes, leader govt, New Philanthropy Capital

"Billions of Drops... is a must-read romp via rising fields of social entrepre-neurship and nonprofit capital markets."
George Overholser, founder and handling Director, NFF Capital Partners

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