Another does of Resource Roundup this week from Best of July 2017. . .
What elements of a grant proposal must be examined through an Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion lens? How can funders increase equity in the grant application process? How do you ensure there’s community input in your program planning?
Answers to all these and more on #GrantChat – July 18, 2017.
by Aly Sterling, Founder & President of Aly Sterling Philanthropy
From your volunteer coordinator to development director, it’s no secret that every nonprofit professional plays a crucial role in running your organization. After all, your staff is the heart, mind, and soul of your operations and as a nonprofit leader, it’s your job to not only recruit the best in the business but also. . .
Many foundations avoid being the first funder of new initiatives. For the Blackstone Ranch Institute, being first-in is often the ultimate sweet spot.
For over a decade, our foundation has been placing early philanthropic investments in a broad range of new initiatives in the environment and sustainability fields. Very often they have been the first grant. The majority of them have grown into. . .