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Indicators of Effectiveness: Understanding and Improving Foundation Performance
Aug 1, 2002
Publisher(s): Center for Effective Philanthropy
Issue Area(s): Nonprofits and Philanthropy
Funder(s): Surdna Foundation
This report describes current practices in foundation performance assessment and provides a framework for overall performance assessment, based on CEP's research during the Foundation Performance Metrics Pilot Study. The Pilot Study included a survey of CEOs of the country's largest foundations, a survey of grantees of 23 foundations, in-depth interviews with foundation CEOs and trustees, and analysis of publicly available data.