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Glasspockets: Shining a Light on Foundation Transparency

, Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 at 6:13 pm

We’re pleased to announce the launch of the redesigned Glasspockets.org from our friends at Foundation Center. The website’s mission is to champion greater philanthropic transparency in an online world.

The original website was loaded full of content and data, but was described by one user as “a Manhattan closet.” We worked side-by-side with the Glasspockets team to envision a design and user experience that better told the story of foundation transparency and delivered on a strong content strategy for making the site more digestible. Features of note are several data visualizations including “Who Has Glass Pockets” that assesses foundation transparency and “Eye on the Giving Pledge” that tracks philanthropist’s promise to keep their giving pledge.

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