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A Dose of Innovation in Grantmaking 

February 13, 2014 — By Heath Wickline

Gabe Kleinman, in a post at Medium, describes five specific ways to make grants more flexible and adaptive—and therefore effective—using human centered design. The first step is not to get overwhelmed by the new approach. Also key is retaining an exploring mindset that allows you to find action-oriented, nimble grantees and work with them to try new methods.