Grantee Profile

Public / Private Ventures

Grants to Public / Private Ventures

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA — The Evaluation Roundtable seeks to improve the practice of evaluation in foundations by developing best practices and providing a forum for evaluation staff to share ideas and discuss current issues. The Evaluation Roundtable was founded by a small group of foundation evaluation directors in 1988, and serves as a resource to evaluation staff and leadership at about 50 foundations. It hosts meetings and discussions, and prepares and broadly distributes publications.

  • $35,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA — To support a literature review/practice scan and program recommendations for the Chicago Public Schools Violence Prevention Middle Grades Initiative.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Public / Private Ventures $55,000 between 2003 and 2014.