(Crossposted from http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20131018164855-121804-feedback-driving-real-change-in-philanthropy?trk=mp-reader-card)
If we can create real relationships between "donors" "doers" and
"beneficiaries" we can reinvent philanthropy. Direct, credible, honest
feedback - on what's working, what's needed, what's problematic.
A great group of innovators has started working on this through a self-initiated effort called Feedback Labs. Check it out. I'll be writing more - much more - on this.