Ellen Sprenger

Ellen Sprenger is a strategist and advocate for rights and justice and works with frontrunners globally. She is the founder and CEO of Spring Strategies and Spring Forward. Previously, she was the executive director of Mama Cash, a feminist foundation based in Amsterdam, and held several leadership positions at Oxfam-Novib. She tweets at @ellensprenger and @springstrat.

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The end of the grant era

By: Ellen Sprenger

Asking donors for money and then implementing programs is an old model from which civil society must break free.



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