In Transparency Talk
New from the Glasspockets blog
Trend to Watch: Using SDGs to Improve Foundation Transparency
Foundation Center's Janet Camarena examines how some foundation websites are improving transparency by more clearly explaining their work using the Sustainable Development Goals.
Is Your 990-PF Working Against You?
Lauren Haverlock of Moss Adams LLP outlines common mistakes private foundations will want to avoid when filing their Form 990-PF.
Learning from the Open 990-PF
The implications & opportunities of machine-readable 990s
We're digging in on what it means for your foundation now that the
IRS is making 990s machine readable - and open for inspection.
Eye on the Trump Administration
Find out what's in store for philanthropy
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What We're Tracking
Who Has Glass Pockets?
We can help your foundation have glass pockets.
Foundation Transparency 2.0
We collect data on how foundations are communicating online.
Foundations are making grant information available to the public in an open format.
Eye on the Giving Pledge
We bring greater transparency to the Giving Pledge.
How Are Foundations Being Transparent in a Digital World?
Through their work, foundations produce deep knowledge about successful strategies and lessons learned. We can share your knowledge on IssueLab.
Fewer than 10% of U.S. foundations have a website. Having a website is easy and is the first step to online transparency. We can help with Foundation Websites.
Sharing Grants Data
Sharing your grants data with us electronically helps the public understand your work. We make it easy with the Reporting Commitment and e-grant reporting.