Practice #1: Advocate for Change. Advocacy for many nonprofits and donors is a dirty
word. Many feel restricted by laws governing lobbying and the difference between advocacy and lobbying. Others want to keep arms-length from the sticky business of change, especially at the boots-on-the-ground level. However, no system-wide change happens without the public and politicians. The author uses several examples, especially how the Tow Foundation changed the Connecticut juvenile system from appalling to applauded.