Program-Related Investments

Program-related investments (PRIs) are investments (different from strictly donative grants) made by private foundations in which: The primary purpose is to accomplish one or more of the foundation’s 501(c)(3) exempt purposes (other than testing for public safety), Production of income or appreciation of property is not a significant purpose, and Influencing legislation or engaging in […]

Tweets of the Week – 6/25/10

Here are some of my favorite posts of the week: GTak: Great Resource List for Nonprofits from NGEC (including on collaborations and coalitions) – via @aapip GTak: Nonprofit Collaboration and Merger Resources – (Lodestar Foundation) GTak: Legit business model or not? Nonprofits contracting their founder for services advocating for donors' interests. GTak: […]

Tweets of the Week – 3/12/10

Here are some of my favorite posts of the week: GTak: Risk, Return and Social Impact: Demystifying the Law of Mission Investing by U.S. Foundations – GTak: Fiscal Sponsors = Fiscally Responsible – (Tides Blog) – Thanks for the cite! npquarterly: What's the truth behind nonprofit CEO pay? RootCause: Efforts to […]