Network Weaving

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Viral Philanthropy Introduction

How can a foundation or charitable endeavor have the greatest impact? I think its through 4 basic strategies:

1. Funding 2-step viral strategies for transformation

2. Providing support for learning/policy communities among "grantees"

3. Creating viral strategies to build an expanding donor community

4. Enabling donor and grantee to engage directly

More on each of these tomorrow!

I'm not sure that any philanthropic effort currently employes all 4, but I'm counting on those of you who have implemented one or more to share your experience with us.


  • do you have an RSS feed published? can't seem to subscribe through google reader...

    By Blogger David, at 1/22/2009 3:38 PM  

  • inHolly you are insanely brillant. and, and tomorrow is here. we need more than an intro.

    By Blogger Philk, at 2/06/2009 3:25 PM  

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