Trust in Grantees, Not Command and Control

Lots of other grant makers have taken notice. In October of 2018, officials from the Libra, Compton, and McKnight foundations participated in the retreat Whitman holds each year for its grantees. The goal: to learn more about trust-based philanthropy. Representatives from philanthropy networks like the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, and Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement were also on hand to learn about Whitman’s way.

Read the entire article in The Chronicle of Philanthopy.