Beyond dollars, small foundations hold unique assets that benefit your mission, program focus, or community. These include:
- Deep knowledge of community needs
- Ability to focus over time
- Ability to act quickly
- Reputation as community institutions
- Creativity and insight of board members and staff
This primer features 20 strategies that draw upon these assets to make a difference with your foundation. Use this primer to expand your portfolio of strategies and leverage your dollars, experience, creativity to support your favorite grantees and fulfill your mission.