January 9, 2024

There's a double standard between how staff and operational costs are treated in private foundations and publicly-supported nonprofits. It ought to be a huge scandal in the conversations about “full costs,” “overhead” and “indirect costs” in this field. So I have a radical proposal for how to address this double standard. Take a listen.

This episode is part of our Rusty's Rants and Reflections series. The series offers Rusty's provocative reflections and ideas about investing in the nonprofit workforce. 


Understanding and Benchmarking Foundation Payout by Loren Renz of Candid

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