This resource focuses on the role of local philanthropy as a means to contribute to Financing Self Reliance, a key pillar of USAID's Journey to Self Reliance initiative.

The paper introduces the community philanthropy idea and other associated concepts that can help funders deliberately discuss and apply what we are calling a “community philanthropy approach” or “l

The review draws together information from existing reports, studies and organizational websites in order to provide an overview of the current state of organized community philanthropy around the

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on engaging volunteers to strengthen your oragnization. 

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on supportive supervision.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on how to put HR policies into practice.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on conducting staff performance reviews.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on key personnel.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on HR Policy Essentials for Recipients of USAID Funding.