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How to Choose a Charity

Rethinking the "Impact Question": Evaluating the (Nonprofit) Evaluators, Part IV

Barbara Harman | Posted 04.26.2014 | Impact
Barbara Harman

Charities also need to find a way to assess their work in a manner that does justice to its complexity, and then translate what they learn into an account that will have meaning and power for individual donors.

Impact -- the New "It" Word: Evaluating the (Nonprofit) Evaluators, Part III

Barbara Harman | Posted 04.20.2014 | Impact
Barbara Harman

NEED and VALUE have to be part of the equation, both for nonprofits and for agencies and groups evaluating them.

Evaluating the (Nonprofit) Evaluators, Part II

Barbara Harman | Posted 04.13.2014 | Impact
Barbara Harman

There is a new kid on the block that makes it possible to check reviews on some 11,000 charities. But what exactly is being aggregated, and what are the reviewers reviewing?

Evaluating the (Nonprofit) Evaluators, Part I

Barbara Harman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Impact
Barbara Harman

Of course we should all exercise due diligence when making charitable contributions, but there is something disheartening about the focus on what doesn't work in our charity system.

First-Ever One-Stop Charity Rating Site Is Like Yelp For Nonprofits

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.29.2014 | Impact

For the first time, donors can search just one database and find out how all the top watchdogs rate a nonprofit. Charity Checker, a portal that a...