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Maximizing the Value of Philanthropic Efforts through Planned Partnerships between the U.S. Government and Private Foundations

Publication Date
Apr 30, 2009

This report presents findings from a study that examined how the US government and private philanthropic foundations develop and sometimes coordinate health and social services initiatives domestically and internationally. The report summarizes results of a literature review, case studies of nine public and private philanthropic initiatives, and an analysis of philanthropic spending data in the public and private sectors. [224 PDF pages]