Thinking about the recent buzz about aid transparency on my flight from Milwaukee to Washington, D.C., I wondered if we will use more information to improve programs' effectiveness or to conduct business as usual.
"The speed with which software-based activities and web innovations catch on has encouraged public perception that transformative technological change takes place almost instantaneously." Unfortunately, this is not the case.
America's economic downturn presents a daunting double-edged challenge to charitable organizations. Hard times mean that more people than ever will be in need of help -- and that fewer people will be in a position to help.