“Investing in People”—The Year in Review

In their 2017 Founders’ Letter, Bob and Dottie King review highlights from the past year.

Underlying all of our efforts at King Philanthropies is a belief in the power of investing in people and then leveraging the connections that emerge between them. As we explained in our 2016 letter, our vision for confronting extreme poverty depends in part on embracing a new math: 1 + 1 = 3. The best way to generate outsized impact, in other words, is to foster collaborative relationships between talented people and between high-performance organizations.

Building and deepening relationships, particularly with grantees and other partners, was a hallmark of our work at King Philanthropies during 2017.

Read the full letter here.