Posts Tagged ‘strategic framework’

Kate Wolford: What’s next? Seeking your input on 2015-2017 at The McKnight Foundation

At a retreat in October 2011, McKnight’s board of directors crafted a Strategic Framework to guide the Foundation’s future directions and decisionmaking for 2012–2014. This was in response to an expressed need for shared understanding of the broad trends and issues that provide context for our work. We sought to articulate an approach that could […]


Kate Wolford: Living McKnight’s Strategic Framework

In two earlier posts, I referenced The McKnight Foundation’s Strategic Framework. A core premise of the Framework is that the social and environmental issues we address are complex and dynamic. The systems we influence are also complex, interlocking, and often sub-optimal or dysfunctional in relation to our goals. And although we deploy a robust toolkit […]