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As a grantmaker, what do you wish you could do better? What’s standing in your way? How do you eliminate the thoughts and practices that hinder your efforts and elevate the ones that enhance your effectiveness?

Chances are, if you’ve wrestled with a grantmaking challenge, Kris has addressed it in Confident Giving: Sage Advice for Funders from One of Philanthropy’s Top Advisors.

In this concise and compelling volume, Kris brings inspired wisdom that stands out among the field’s thought leaders.

Recent Accolades:




Kris shares the kind of advice that one wishes every consultant would give— insightful, useful and to the point, and always with good humor. She provides clear and inspiring thinking that comes from her experiences and a clear passion for our field.
— Peter Long, President & CEO, Blue Shield of California Foundation
I find the wisdom in Kris’s newsletter to be inspiring—so much so that I hired her firm to help our foundation tell our own inspiring story. The fresh perspective that Kris brings to philanthropy is always eye-opening and spot-on.
— Allen Smart, Vice President of Programs, Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
Having known and worked with Kris for years, I’m always eager to find Confident Giving in my inbox. The ideas she shares are easy to read and engaging to think about—and have shown me many ways to improve our own strategies.
— Nonet Sykes, Director of Race, Equity, and Inclusion, Annie E. Casey Foundation