March 2023 - Exponent Philanthropy

March 2023 Resources

Why should I consider focusing my giving?

Consider these compelling reasons for choosing a focus or two: A focus directs your time and allows you to develop expertise. Boards and staff have limited time; use it wisely by focusing their efforts. A focus allows your key players to know the issues and grantees more intimately and to strategically apply their knowledge, reputations, and... Read More

What types of benefits do foundations typically give to staff?

According to the most recent Foundation Operations and Management Survey, the vast majority (97%) of participating foundations provided benefits for full-time staff. In addition, about three-quarters (73%) of foundations provided some benefits to part-time staff working 20 to 29 hours per week. Furthermore, more than half (58%) provided some benefits to part-time staff working 1... Read More