PEAK Member Education
Educational resources for our friends at PEAK!
Coffee Talk: COVID-19 Concerns in Grantmaking (Session 2)
In this session we discuss the following: What needs are you seeing that you might not have expected? How are you supporting current grantees? How are you evaluating opportunities from new grantees?
COVID-19 Concerns in Scholarship Management: Real Talk from Funders (March 25, 2020)
Scholarship Providers from our philanthropic community joined the Coffee Talk: Covid-19 Concerns in Scholarship Management to share resources, experiences, and creative solutions.
Coffee Talk: COVID-19 Concerns in Scholarship Management (Session 1)
In this first session of our Scholarship Management COVID Coffee Talk series, we discuss the following: adjusting deadlines and requirements, online evaluation, and committee meetings and selection.
COVID-19 Concerns in Grantmaking: Real Talk from Funders (March 18, 2020)
Learn first-hand how your peers are dealing with the Coronavirus Pandemic and put some of their experience to work for you.
Coffee Talk: COVID-19 Concerns in Grantmaking (Session 1)
Hear the questions your peers are asking, the challenges they are facing, and how they are tackling common issues around COVID-19 in their grantmaking.
Working from home: Tips from Foundant’s remote workforce
Working remote can be a challenge if you’re not used to it. Consider some of these tips from our own remote workforce as you make this change.
Foundant's Response to COVID-19
Foundant is taking the steps necessary to help each of you help your communities. We are reaching out to connect and share our commitment to you as you navigate a new reality.
Scholarship Provider Coffee Talk: Post-Award Communication… or Lack Of
Keeping open lines of communication with your awardees can be difficult - and the award is just the beginning! If after your efforts, students are still lacking documentation, what happens next?
Collaborative Grantmaking: Aligning Funders to Drive Impact
This on-demand webinar highlights the role of collaboration among funders to support nonprofits and make a bigger impact. Three Foundant clients share real-world stories of what they've done.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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."
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.
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
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.
Funder-Grantee Relationships: Getting to Impact Together
This on-demand webinar highlights three real-life funder-grantee relationships that have found success in a variety of ways.
The Funder’s Role in Collecting, Tracking, and Using Data
This on-demand webinar focuses on the funder’s role in collecting, tracking, and using data from the real-world perspective of three Foundant clients in a funder role.
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.