Advancing Collaboration


Barriers to Funder Collaboration and the Will to Overcome Them by Phil Buchanan



Any thoughtful observer of philanthropy will note that, when working on stubborn societal problems, no single actor—even the wealthiest of foundations—can accomplish much by itself. This is both a historical fact and a present day reality...

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Phil Buchanan (@philxbuchanan) is the president of Center for Effective Philanthropy. He is a passionate advocate for the importance of philanthropy and the nonprofit sector and deeply committed to the cause of helping foundations to maximize their impact. Hired in 2001 as the organization’s first chief executive, Buchanan has led the growth of CEP into the leading provider of data and insight on foundation effectiveness.

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