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The Community Foundation of East Central Illinois’ 2014 Community Commitment Grant application cycle opened August 1. Non-profit organizations in the region will find requirements, guidelines and a link to an online application on the foundation’s website.
Good Works CONNECT offers $1,500 microgrants for attendance by nonprofit staff and board members at trainings and professional development programs of their own choosing. Microgrants are strategic investments in people and organizations to be used to defray the cost of attending programs targeted at improving the management, governance and leadership of the applicant organization.
The Foundation Center provides free funding information through more than 470 Funding Information Network locations (formerly called Cooperating Collections) — libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers located across the U.S. and several countries. Use this map to find a network location near you.
Blue Avocado article containing concise overview of the state-of-the-art in succession thinking and planning.
The philanthropic sector has been experimenting with innovative grantmaking in the hopes of triggering significant and sustainable change. FSG’s latest research report, collaboratively written with the Center for Evaluation Innovation, challenges grantmakers to explore the use of Developmental Evaluation when evaluating complex, dynamic, and emergent initiatives.
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As of January 2014, Donors Forum has taken over leadership of Good Works CONNECT, including the Good Works CONNECT website and all network activities. Whether you are new or have signed up to belong to Good Work CONNECT before, we ask that you register here to confirm your interest in Good Works CONNECT.