What We Read in April 2020

May 4, 2020 | News

Nearly every day, Rosov Consulting team members share articles and blogs of interest on one of our many Slack channels, #RosovReads. We find some of these articles to be so insightful, informative, or even surprising that we want to share them more broadly to help our colleagues and partners. Enjoy some of April’s #RosovReads.

How This Crisis May Upend Grant Making for Good
Kathy Reich, Director of Build, a Ford Foundation effort, writes in the Chronicle of Philanthropy that the move to support the non-profit sector during this time through unrestricted grants could change foundation giving for the long-term.

Rabbi Elka Abrahamson, President of The Wexner Foundation, shares insights on maintaining direction, stability, and a sense of comfort during this challenging period.

Reflecting on the Role of Evaluator During This Global Pandemic
The American Evaluation Association is running a blog series with tips, tools, and ideas for evaluators during this time, covering everything from personal wellness to their engagements with clients.

15 Fall Scenarios – Higher Education in a Time of Social Distancing
Inside Higher Education outlines different scenarios for next school year that will also impact areas like travel abroad, Hillel on campus, and other aspects of the Jewish education and engagement fields.

Young Adults Favor Buying Local Over Giving, Volunteering in Pandemic Response
The Chronicle of Philanthropy covers a new survey from Cause & Social Influence tracking how young adults ages 18 to 30 have been responding to the coronavirus pandemic.