Balance of Power: A group called Justice Funders wants to democratize grant making and give more control to recipients.

Last year the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy published a checklist called Power Moves for foundations to assess whether they are perpetuating an imbalance of power between grant makers and the people they support. And through its Build program, the Ford Foundation is seeking ways that elite “old-line” philanthropy can better understand the realities faced by the nonprofits and the people it supports.

Read in the entire article in The Chronicle of Philanthropy.