Grantmaker Education

Read and watch resources for grantmakers.

  • Philanthropy Stories | Ep. 34:25

    Philanthropy Stories | Ep. 3

    Philanthropy plays a crucial role in times of disaster. Logan Todd, Director of Grants at North Valley Community Foundation gives his first-hand account of the "Camp Fire" that devastated Paradise CA.

    Watch Video
  • Security Q&A with High Point Networks

    Security Q&A with High Point Networks

    Foundant and High Point Networks teamed up to provide answers to your Cybersecurity fears.

    Read Flipbook
  • Funder Styles: Connecting Purpose to Evaluation

    Funder Styles: Connecting Purpose to Evaluation

    Measurement and evaluation are important, but can be daunting if you're not clear about what you are tracking or how you would like to track it.

    Read Flipbook
  • Product Details
  • Q&A on Data: Real Advice, Real Grantmakers

    Q&A on Data: Real Advice, Real Grantmakers

    Tracking and using data can be overwhelming. Dive into what Grantmakers & Grantseekers are doing to deal with their data.

    Read Flipbook
  • Relationships Q&A: Real Advice, Real Grantmakers

    Relationships Q&A: Real Advice, Real Grantmakers

    Real-world #PhilanthropyExperience from your peers. What kind of relationships do you encourage with your grantees? How do you form strong relationships with your grantees?

    Read Flipbook
  • Measuring Impacts and Outcomes52:43

    Measuring Impacts and Outcomes

    In this on-demand webinar, learn the strategies funders use to create impact, determine where you fit it in the process, and take steps to ensure your organization is measuring results effectively.

    Watch Video
  • Q&A: Tracking Impacts and Outcomes

    Q&A: Tracking Impacts and Outcomes

    Real-world #PhilanthropyExperience from your peers. What do impacts and outcomes mean to you? What has been your most successful way(s) to measure the impact of your grantmaking?

    Read Flipbook
  • Funding and Evaluation Infographic

    Funding and Evaluation Infographic

    Understanding roles can help you hone in on which "measuring stick" you need to use in order to better track funding outcomes.

    Read Flipbook
  • Become an Intentional Data Collector: An actionable guide for funders

    Become an Intentional Data Collector: An actionable guide for funders

    Whether you're just beginning or considering how to enhance your data collection efforts, learning how others are doing can be key to setting your own strategy.

    Read Flipbook
  • Unintended Consequences: The Hidden Impact of Impact and Outcomes

    Unintended Consequences: The Hidden Impact of Impact and Outcomes

    If we’re not intentional and thoughtful about how and (maybe more importantly) why we’re tracking this information, we can fall into a "data trap."

    Read Flipbook
  • On Philanthropy: What's Changed?

    On Philanthropy: What's Changed?

    While the pressures of change may continue to present challenges, if we have learned anything, it is that knowledge, information and working toward shared goals can help.

    Read Flipbook
  • On Philanthropy: Looking Ahead

    On Philanthropy: Looking Ahead

    What does the future of philanthropy hold for the industry? What trends will we see, how will we find new ways to do good? Find out in this resource from Foundant Technologies.

    Read Flipbook
  • On Philanthropy: What's Changed

    On Philanthropy: What's Changed

    Overall, we've seen a call for greater transparency & accountability in the sector. Change in the types of relationships & expectations has been the biggest influencers on how philanthropy has changed

    Read Flipbook
  • Turning Obstacles into Opportunities: Practical ways funders and grantees can work together

    Turning Obstacles into Opportunities: Practical ways funders and grantees can work together

    Don't reinvent the wheel. Find small things that can be done now, and over time they will make a large impact. Just take it one step at a time.

    Read Flipbook
  • 8 Grant Reports for Metrics and KPIs

    8 Grant Reports for Metrics and KPIs

    The process of identifying the right metrics and reports to measure and communicate is complex, especially when it comes to finding the right metrics.

    Read Flipbook
  • Impacts, Outcomes, and Strategies for Sustainable Tracking

    Impacts, Outcomes, and Strategies for Sustainable Tracking

    There's no doubt that tracking impacts and outcomes is important, but it can often be a daunting task if you're not sure how you should be tracking them. There's no "one size fits all" solution...

    Read Flipbook
  • Adopting New Technology

    Adopting New Technology

    Learning new technology and incorporating it into your work is an adventure. New technology can be exciting, but it also means change and, as everyone knows change can be hard as well as risky.

    Read Flipbook
  • Guide: Maximize Your Data Collection Efforts

    Guide: Maximize Your Data Collection Efforts

    Information overload is a risk as grantmakers & grantseekers navigate their roles as collectors, analyzers, or users of data. Finding out how others are doing it is key to setting your own strategy.

    Read Flipbook
  • Product Details
  • Mission Investing: Real Stories from Real Grantmakers

    Mission Investing: Real Stories from Real Grantmakers

    When considering other forms of investing, it pays to do your homework. Intermediary organizations can help pool & invest funds, which can save individual organizations a great deal of money.

    Read Flipbook
  • loading
    Loading More...