A Survey of Technology-Related Grantmaking: "Amplifying Social Impact in a Connected Age"

ZeroDivide interviewed 41 funders and 13 nonprofit technology service providers to learn more about funders’ interests in technology-related grantmaking for social benefit, identify the key barriers to increased philanthropic investment, and surface suggestions that could help the sector in surmounting these barriers.

http://www.zerodivide.org/

Taggedinformation technologyfunderstechnologynptechsocial impactgrantmakingfundertechzerodivideorgzeridividemanagement & technical assistance

CharityChannel

A resource that connects nonprofit colleagues around the world. Its Purpose: A place where nonprofit professionals can learn from each other, share information and work together to advance the cause of philanthropy. Charity Channel hosts over 200 public and private email-based discussion lists, all dedicated to topics relevant to... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

GrantCraft

Grant Craft is designed to offer practical wisdom from grant makers on the tools and techniques of effective grant making. This site offers guides, videos, and case studies that present the practitioner's view of philanthropy, on subjects like: practice and methods that make grants more effective; relations between grantees and grantors; and how to... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Regional Associations of Grantmakers - GivingForum

The Giving Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers is a national network of local leaders and organizations across the United States that support effective charitable giving. The Forum’s network focuses on the philanthropy of the city, state, and multi-state areas of the U.S. and encompasses 30 regional... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activitiesphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants management

The Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC)

A membership association comprised of academic centers or programs at accredited colleges and universities that focus on the study of nonprofit organizations, voluntarism and/or philanthropy. Established in 1991, NACC is the first group entirely dedicated to the promotion and networking of centers that provide... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Africa Grantmakers Affinity Group

The Africa Grantmakers' Affinity Group (AGAG) is a membership network of foundations that are currently funding in Africa or are interested in funding in Africa. AGAG was established as a forum for foundations to exchange information and work together in an effort to amplify current foundation funding and promote increased... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Program Related Investing

This book provides information on using program related investments, PRI, as an alternative way to fund grantees. Case studies and recommendations are also provided.

This book provides information on using program related investments, PRI, as an alternative way to fund grantees. Case studies and recommendations are also provided.

http://www.grantcraft.org/?pageid=1294

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

A FIO PARTNERS PERSPECTIVE: The Question of Sustainability: A Challenge for the Decision Makers

This article addresses the question of “sustainability” and what that truly means for funders and grantees. What we have learned from our experiences with clients may be helpful to any decision maker from any type of funder, whether foundation, corporate or... (continued)

Taggedfundersgranteessustainabilitygrantmakingskills&strategiesphilanthropy / grantmakingconsultingconsultantadministrative

Power of Rural Philanthropy

This article discusses the growth, benefits, challenges, trends, and promise of rural philanthropy.

This article discusses the growth, benefits, challenges, trends, and promise of rural philanthropy.

http://www.givingforum.org/s_forum/alias.asp

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Creating Tomorrow's Philanthropists: Curriculum Development for Youth: New Directions for Philanthropic Fundraising

Book focusing on the curricula being written to teach youth about fundraising, donor skills, volunteerism and civic participation.

Book focusing on the curricula being written to teach youth about fundraising, donor skills, volunteerism and... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

The Capacity Building Challenge

This study examines the capacity building efforts of eight funders and proposes a system for understanding and measuring the outcomes of those efforts. The report includes A Funder's Response, in which author Barbara Kibbe discusses the practical implications of the findings and urges funders to share knowledge and collaborate... (continued)

Taggedphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activitiesfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonors

New York Regional Grantmakers Association

NYRAG is the nonprofit membership organization of and for philanthropy in the New York metropolitan area. We strengthen philanthropy by offering programs and resources that support effective, strategic grantmaking. We facilitate collaboration and knowledge sharing, and communicate the value of the philanthropic sector in our society.

http://www.nyrag.org/s_forum/alias.asp

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsgrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activitiesphilanthropy / grantmaking

Development and Consulting Support for Nonprofits

Consultation and developmental support for non-profit organizations. Find help with nonprofit consulting and development; locate possible funding, Common Grant Applications, Letters of Intent, Needs Assessments, web page design and online fundraising.

http://www.syncopia.net/

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

The Philanthropy Roundtable

A national association of more than 600 individual donors, corporate giving representatives, foundation staff and trustees, and trust and estate officers. Its Associates include donors who are involved in philanthropy on a professional basis, as well as individual donors for whom giving is a serious avocation. The Roundtable... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

The Global Philanthropy Forum

Brings together foundation leaders, NGOs, individual donors, and agents of change to learn more about opportunities for international philanthropy. It is our conviction that individuals are not only capable of contributing to the advancement of human security, environmental stewardship, and improved quality of life, but that they must.

http://philanthropyforum.org/

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI)

a non-profit philanthropic advisory service, founded in 1989 to help donors increase the impact of their philanthropy. Over the years, TPI has gained considerable experience in designing, implementing and evaluating a wide range of philanthropic programs and grants initiatives on behalf of individual donors, families,... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Donation Research/Prospect Id/FREE Foundation Grant Searching

With NOZA you can easily research the giving patterns of your current donors, alumni or prospects using Search by Name; or use Search by Cause to build an instant new prospect list from scratch based on nonprofit category, region, gift amount and more.

Foundation Grant Searching is FREE, no... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

National Center for Family Philanthropy

Promote philanthropic values, vision, and excellence across generations of donors and donor families. Our understanding and experience with the very personal act of giving ensure that these donors and their advisors have access to the highest quality information.

http://www.ncfp.org/

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

PLANS AND PLANNING: PERSPECTIVES FROM GRANTMAKERS, by Anne Focke

This essay and 26 others are part of a suite of strategic planning essays for the National Endowment for the Arts' Advancement Program, commissioned and edited by Morrie Warshawski (www.warshawski.com) for a toolkit called LESSONS LEARNED (which was dismantled in 2013).

Taggedgrantmakersfundersgrantsphilanthropyplanningplansstrategic planninglong range planningnonprofitnon profit

Publicly Supported Charities, Private Foundations and Everything in Between

This outline tells about the practical, structural and tax aspects of publicly supported charities, donor-advised funds (maintained by community foundations, other public charities and those created by financial institutions) supporting organizations (three types) and private... (continued)

Taggedphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activitiesfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonors

When Capacity-Building Grants Flatline

This article describes the resistances to change that can play a role in the failure of capacity-building grants. The author suggests dealing with this resistance can be the best course of action for an organization.

This article describes the resistances to change that can play a role in the failure of... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Learning to Give

This site educates youth about philanthropy, the nonprofit and volunteer sector, and the importance of giving their time, talent and treasure for the common good (knowledge). It develops philanthropic behavior and experience (skills), and it empowers youth to take voluntary citizen action for the common good in their classrooms, their lives... (continued)

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

GrantBenefit

The purpose of Grant Benefit is to provide guidance, ideas, resources and practical tools to help community foundations and other funders begin to assess their benefit to the community. In an increasingly complex philanthropic environment, the ability to demonstrate that your foundation is achieving results is critical.

http://www.cfc-fcc.ca/grant-benefit/about_ebenefit/pg001_e.cfm

Taggedfoundationsfund raisingfundersresourcesphilanthropydonorsphilanthropy / grantmakinggrants managementassistance with topics related to support for philanthropic activities

Load More