In Transparency Talk
New from the Glasspockets blog
The McKnight Foundation’s Strategic Framework, Updated for 2015-2017
The McKnight Foundation unveils their new Strategic Framework for 2015-17. The Foundation employed a collaborative approach to create the new Framework, incorporating feedback from partners and grantees.
Glasspockets Find: Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen Talks About Philanthropic Transparency
In a recent article from the Washington Post, Silicon Valley philanthropist Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen argues for the merits of knowledge sharing in philanthropy. She advocates, not just for glass pockets, but for "glass skulls" as well.
Social Media Infographic
Discover how foundations are using social media. View the Infographic.
Funders discuss the benefits of transparency in our new GrantCraft guide.
What foundations are saying
Talking About Transparency
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.