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Recording for CF Insights & IPA - Completing the Columbus Survey
A new report co-produced by the Philanthropy Awareness Initiative, the Williams Group, and the Communications Network, explores the value of foundation annual reports: why we do them and whether they do any good. Is there a better way for foundations to communicate about their work?
The Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers and Foundation Center have entered into an exciting new partnership that will improve the quality and effectiveness of grantmaking nationwide through the strategic collection and sharing of data on
Unfortunately, a perfect grant report is a rare occurrence. Sometimes, the nonprofit is to blame. However, it could be argued that the lack of comprehensive grant reporting is due to the foundation not being completely transparent on how it evaluates its grants. Foundations need to ask themselves questions along the lines of: Does our grant reporting make sense? Are we asking the right questions? Why are our current questions included on our post grant report?
Designed especially for community foundation finance staff, join your fellow finance minds in an under-the-hood look at essentials in finance for community foundations.
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Elevating student voice has long been an integral part of SYF's mission and the YouthTruth survey meaningfully accelerates the foundation's ability to hear from students directly to inform improvements.