Foundations 101 Virtual Seminar: Grantmaking Basics

Grantmaking basics include more than just developing or following a grantmaking cycle. Lean funders have more tools in their toolbox for making an impact with their giving. In this module of the Foundations 101 virtual seminar, gain insight on focusing your funding, designing a grantmaking program driven by learning, and streamlining your work. By the end of this module participants will be able to:

  • Identify the key steps in creating impact in your giving
  • Learn about resources to help you streamline your grantmaking work


Suzanne Hammer
Hammer & Associates

As president of Hammer & Associates, Suzanne Hammer gives philanthropic families the tools they need to become more engaged and connected to their giving. Hammer & Associates forms deep, long-term relationships with private foundations, family offices, and the advisors who serve them, helping philanthropic individuals and families pair their passion with proven strategies.

Participants are encouraged to purchase the Foundation Guidebook to complement their learning experience.

Full Foundations 101 Virtual Seminar Schedule

Registration Fees

Exponent Philanthropy members:
Entire Seminar Series            $225
Individual Module                   $50

Entire Seminar Series            $325
Individual Module                   $75

Registration and Other Policies

Prior to the program, you will receive your unique access information and will also receive access to the recording following the program. By registering for this program, participants are agreeing to Exponent Philanthropy’s Participant Guidelines. Please contact us by email or at 202-580-6560 if you have any questions.

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