Region & Communities program officer Eric Muschler draws a parallel between a lesson he learned in his youth and some advice on how to navigate challenging regional growth decisions facing the Twin Cities today: Don't let fear control the decision.
The McKnight Foundation's 2013 Year at a Glance report is now available. Continuing our recent model of streamlined annual summary reports, program by program, the report illustrates the urgency behind our work and spotlights current activities and outcomes.
In 2011, McKnight discontinued its grantmaking program for women’s economic empowerment in East Africa. As part of our process, we hired The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI) to create a historical summary of the program. McKnight's VP of Program Neal Cuthbert provides context.