Insights

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

Mar 22 2019 | Lori Manzelli
On March 1, TSNE welcomed the Alliance for Nonprofit Management as our newest fiscally sponsored organization. → More
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 is asking in order to inform our social impact investment strategy. To answer this question, we launched the... → More
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 01 2019 | TSNE
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
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
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 staff were there to bring lessons learned back to the... → 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
Sep 18 2018 | Owen Berson
Wage Equity MattersOur new analysis of nonprofit compensation should spark conversations about race and pay, and how our compensation decisions affect everyone in the sector. → More

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