November 2012 Resources

Ask Your Way to Impact: Nonprofit Dialogue

By Lindsay Matush, The Brown Sisters Foundation How can a small foundation with a limited grantmaking budget leverage its resources to make an even greater impact? This second post in our 3-part series offers questions to ask nonprofit organizations as your foundation pursues impact. The first post shares questions to ask other funders; the third explores the... Read More

Grantee Capacity Building: First, Do No Harm

By Jennifer Ratay, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Strong grantees and their talented leaders are the engines that power the success of foundations. This is true of small and large foundations alike. During Exponent Philanthropy’s (then Association of Small Foundations’) 2012 National Conference session titled “Capacity Building, Stronger Nonprofits, Improved Outcomes,” TCC Group’s Paul Connelly led a... Read More