The world’s wealthiest philanthropic donors are suffering their own so-far incurable problem: They’re allergic to making big bets, gifts of over $10 million to social change issues.
Convenience stores contributed or collected nearly $1 billion to charities over the past year, according to a national survey of retailers released today by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS).
Last fall, we wrote about the Chicago Community Trust's shift towards general operating support and away from project funding. Back then, we were excited to learn about the new direction, as well as the trust’s promise to streamline the grantmaking process and be more open to grant renewals for multiple years to boost organizational stability.
Are you unsure what type of information grantmakers would like to see in an evaluation component of a grant? Is qualitative info useful? Surveys? Testimonials? Videos? Join AGM as we welcome a panel of grantmaking representatives to discuss thoughts and recommendations for how to evaluate the effectiveness of a program and get to meaningful info for both the grantee and the grantmaker.
Meet our panelists:
Cuong P. Hoang, Mott Philanthropic