Philanthropy’s response to the Turkey and Syria earthquake
We have been tracking philanthropy’s response to the Turkey and Syria earthquake. Here’s what we know so far.
March 21, 2023
Is it a movement or a moment?
This blog explores what a social movement is and is not, as well as discusses how successful movements can be built and sustained to stand the test of time.
March 6, 2023
So you’ve defined “BIPOC-led”…but how will you measure it?
This blog outlines four key reasons why quantifying what it means to be a BIPOC-led organization is more difficult than you’d think.
February 15, 2023
Alt-labor: What are workers’ rights nonprofits?
View the topic of nonprofit workers’ rights through a new lens by exploring the increasing role that today’s alt-labor organizations play in the social sector in this blog.
January 17, 2023
A look back at Issue Lab’s top philanthropic resources in 2022
Candid’s Issue Lab provides access to more than 33,000 philanthropic resources. Here is a look at the top-read Issue Lab publications from last year.
January 6, 2023
Predictions for the future of social sector data
Hear from today’s thought leaders about the evolving nature of philanthropic data and see what they predict for the future of social sector data.
January 5, 2023
Why defining BIPOC-led is harder than you think
The term BIPOC-led is today’s king of philanthropic buzzwords. But what does it actually mean? Find out why defining BIPOC-led might be harder than you’d think.
December 8, 2022
What happened in 2020 disaster philanthropy beyond COVID-19?
What happened in 2020 disaster philanthropy beyond COVID-19? Candid and the Center of Disaster Philanthropy use data explore this question and examine how the social sector can maximize its impact today and in the future.
November 14, 2022
Tweeting through uncertainty: Candid’s approach to nonprofit Twitter
Struggling to know what to do with your nonprofit Twitter account? Candid’s social media expert shares her approach to Twitter with the aim of to helping the nonprofit community do the same during this challenging and uncertain time.
November 10, 2022
The 10th annual human rights report: collaborating to drive impact
As we look to these new findings, we uplift why they matter and how this partnership strengthens our goals to map and improve tracking of the field of philanthropy.
October 28, 2022
Drilling down on Candid’s commitment to data and transparency
Candid’s mission, to get you the information you need to do good, might seem simple, but it’s actually quite complex. Jake Garcia, Candid’s vice president of data, shares how we collect and organize data, and why we value transparency.
October 4, 2022
The data/crisis catch-22: How the pandemic created a social sector data gap
There’s a data/crisis catch-22: While it’s important to have recent data when managing a crisis, it’s also harder to get. Case in point: 990 data from the IRS.
September 26, 2022