This week’s Business of Giving features Maya Winkelstein, executive director of Open Road Alliance, which aims to bring conversations about risk to the forefront in philanthropy. Seventy-six percent of grant makers the organization interviewed said they do not ask charities at any time during their application process what could go wrong with the projects they’re seeking funds for. The organization makes grants and loans to nonprofits facing risk or unanticipated shortfalls that threaten a project’s impact.

Listen to the podcast, which is hosted by Denver Frederick, or read the transcript here.


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