IMPACT Newsletter

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IMPACT provides insight into important issues for philanthropists and the not-for-profit sector. It shares thought provoking ideas and best practice examples that aim to both stimulate and motivate a passion for philanthropy with Impact.

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Philanthropy and democracy

In this thought-provoking video Rob Reich, from Stanford University’s Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society asks questions about philanthropic power and scrutiny – and explains how philanthropy can be the “risk capital” of a democratic society

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Putting the AI in philanthropy

Will artificial intelligence help philanthropists to base their decisions about giving on data rather than emotion? The ideal outcome may be in combining a warm heart with a cold eye…

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Framing your investment strategy

Not-for-profits can improve the predictability of investment returns with portfolios better aligned to their mission. Perpetual’s Scott Hawker explains how…

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

How does your data flow?

As part of our three-year program of research with Stanford University’s Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society Perpetual recently surveyed Not- For-Profit (NFP) Board members and employees about how they use information within their organisations. The results reveal some interesting divergences…