Foundations and Policy Engagement: Insights in Their Own Words

Foundations and Policy Engagement: Insights in Their Own Words

In a series of posts on the CEP blog in summer 2020, leaders from more than a dozen policy-oriented foundations responded to five key questions that arose from the CEP research report, Policy Influence: What Foundations are Doing and Why. This series, packaged here in its entirety, shares these funders’ thoughts — in their own words — on why and how foundations can effectively engage in public policy to achieve their goals.

This report is co-authored by Naomi Orensten and Ethan McCoy.

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