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TNGO Initiative Director Tosca Maria Bruno-VanVijfeijken will be speaking at a panel titled, Is Bigger Better or Smaller More Beautiful? The tradeoffs around growth and size of INGOs

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Is Bigger Better or Smaller More Beautiful? The tradeoffs around growth and size of INGOs

Thu, November 17, 3:45 to 5:15pm, Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, Bryce
Session Submission Type: Colloquium

Abstract

The conference theme indicates “the size, reach, and scope of the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors have never been greater” and continues to expand. The growth of some INGOs remains unabated, concentrating resources within a few big organizations. What should we think of this ‘Walmartization’ of INGOs? Under what conditions is growth – such a strong institutional imperative for organizations –a good thing? Conversely, when do we romanticize smallness without much validity? This colloquy, using an innovative World Café Format, will ponder the tradeoff of INGO growth through four overarching concepts: external impact; internal management; accountability and partnerships; and innovation and risk.

Chairs:  

Cristina Balboa, Baruch College - CUNY,

Tosca Maria Bruno-VanVijfeijken, Syracuse University

Presenters/Facilitators: 

Susan Appe, Binghamton University

Cristina Balboa, Baruch College - CUNY

Tosca Maria Bruno-VanVijfeijken, Syracuse University

Li Yang, Beijing Normal University

Click here to add it to your online conference schedule:  http://tinyurl.com/h7no39w


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