Insights

What we’re thinking and learning about right now and the news and issues that matter to nonprofits.

Sep 22 2021 | TSNE Training
We're going online this year with a whole series of nonprofit professional development workshops. Join the thousands of people who have attended our trainings led by recognized experts in their field. We've drawn a dynamic mix of board, directors,... → More
May 14 2021 | Nwando Obele, M.P.P., Director of Learning and Evaluation
Reimagining Fiscal Sponsorship in Service of EquityIn April, TSNE and the National Network of Fiscal Sponsors hosted a conversation to explore how fiscal sponsors could reimagine their services as a means to provide the critical financial management, human resources, and legal supports grassroots groups need... → More
Feb 22 2021 | Nwando Obele, M.P.P., Director of Learning and Evaluation
The twin pandemics of COVID-19 and racial injustice continue to plague marginalized communities and inflict immeasurable damage. → More
Dec 09 2020 | Nwando Obele, Director, Learning and Evaluation, M.P.P.
Watch our video and download resources about the Learning Lab, our inclusive and equity-focused process for effectively responding to the emerging needs of communities. → More
May 12 2020 | TSNE's Consulting Team
We are all grappling with the challenges that COVID-19 has brought in different ways — drawing on different resources, perspectives, and values to make the choices that feel right for our organizations. TSNE spoke with three leaders from across the nonprofit... → More
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Apr 29 2020 | Nwando Obele
Despite our changing and uncertain reality, it is essential that we remain committed to deepening our learning capacities. → More
Apr 28 2020 | Lilo Altali
Moments of crisis are perfect for design-thinking. Here are three techniques TSNE has used in its Learning Lab that you can use to respond to moments of crisis. → More
Feb 18 2020 | Nwando Obele and Cate Reynolds
Throughout TSNE’s journey to become a learning organization, we have consistently strived to center equity at the core of our work. As TSNE continues this forever journey, we’ll share how we have worked to imbue equity throughout our learning and evaluation... → More
Jan 21 2020 | Nwando Obele
© Can Stock Photo / lembergvectorRecent political, social, and economic shifts have created tremendous waves of uncertainty that threaten to engulf some nonprofits. During these precarious times, nonprofits must continue to develop and strengthen their organizational learning capacities. → More
Dec 16 2019 | Lilo Altali
TSNE's Learning BoardIn November of 2018, TSNE launched the Learning Lab, a two-year strategic initiative that will inform our social impact investment strategies. The Lab is exploring how we can better understand the capacity-building needs of under-resourced nonprofits... → More

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