Insights

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

Feb 15 2019 | Lilo Altali
“How can we better understand the capacity-building needs of under-resourced nonprofits promoting social good?” That is the question that TSNE MissionWorks is asking in order to inform our social impact investment strategy. To answer this question, we... → More
Categories: Evaluation
Feb 04 2019 | Lori Manzelli
The Massachusetts Census Equity Fund and Massachusetts Voter Table are beginning to engage communities around the 2020 census. → More
Jan 14 2019 | By Lori Manzelli
Since its formation in 2015, the Food Hub has been changing food systems in the Worcester, Massachusetts area. Its programs assist local farmers in delivering fresh foods to institutions/business and provide space for culinary entrepreneurs to thrive in its... → More
Categories: Social Justice
Jan 14 2019 | Ning Jun Yuan
Meet all of the new staff who've joined us recently. → More
Jan 01 2019 | TSNE MissionWorks
Your new fiscal year may have started, or perhaps you’re gearing up to begin next year’s budget planning process. Either way, a sound budget can help you keep your programs on track. → More
Categories: Financial Management
Jan 01 2019 | TSNE MissionWorks
There is a big emphasis on return on investment (ROI) by foundations right now. It has many nonprofits scrambling to develop methodology and tools for collecting data. → More
Categories: Evaluation
Nov 14 2018 | Cate Reynolds
Speaking about Equity in the Center SummitIn October, Equity in the Center hosted their 2018 Summit in Baltimore where they highlighted organizations that were successfully building a race equity culture and the leaders driving that work. TSNE MissionWorks staff were there to bring lessons learned... → More
Nov 08 2018 | Sandy St. Louis
Women of Color in Leadership, The Boston FoundationThe Women of Color Visions Reception, held on November 1, was an opportunity to uplift the vision and leadership of five trailblazing women of color who are heading organizations doing incredible work across a wide variety of sectors, including housing,... → More
Categories: Leadership
Oct 12 2018 | Sandy St. Louis
Three leaders in the nonprofit sector discuss the opportunities and challenges of building diverse and inclusive organizations. → More
Categories: Leadership
Sep 21 2018 | Owen Berson and Ning Jun Yuan
Photo of PanelistsMillennials of color are feeling the pinch and in order to attract and retain talented staff, companies — especially in the nonprofit sector — need to develop strategies to make working in the sector a viable option. → More

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