How does it add up?
Sure we know our work changes the trajectory of one life, even a bunch of lives…but is the world a better place?
With the past week’s eruption of violence around the world, it certainly seems like things are getting worse, not better. Discouraged, appalled, despairing, furious – the reactions of those of us living in the nonprofit universe run the gamut from upset to enraged.
Is our work, actually, making a dent?