Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

Oct 7, 2019

10.7.19 US News

Melinda Gates makes $1 billion commitment to gender equality, Bill Kramer joins Academy Museum of Motion Pictures as director, Breast Cancer Awareness month begins, and more.

Jul 16, 2018

7.16.18 US News

The National Sports Collectors Convention teamed up with The Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland on July 9th, The Head Of The Charles Regatta announced the launch of its new website, PEDIGREE Foundation Pawty: BBQ, Boots, & Bling will be held on October 11th, and more.

Jul 31, 2017

7.31.17 US Nonprofit News

SunTrust Foundation provides $150,000 grant to National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, The Carter Center names eight U.S. recipients of the 2017-2018 Rosalynn Carter Fellowships for Mental Health Journalism, Catalysts of the Climate Economy National Innovation Summit to take place September 6th-9th, and more.

Jul 10, 2017

7.10.17 US Nonprofit News

15 American Academy of Family Physicians Chapters each received a $5,000 grant, Accountability Counsel named Gary Cookhorn to the organization’s board of directors, StoryCenter will host a digital storytelling workshop at Hayward Public Library, and more.

Jun 6, 2016

6.6.16 US Nonprofit News

Fonkoze Foundation will receive $100,000, Hyperbiotics has launched its $150,000 Dollar for Dollar Challenge Grant to help Bumi Sehat, Independent Sector Conference, “New Frontiers”, will take place in November, ART for ALS will raise money for ALS.net, Sing for Hope seeks to raise $25,000 for its public installation, Kris Putnam-Walkerly named one of America's Top 25 Philanthropy Speakers for 2016 by Philanthropy Media, Health Warrior and KaBOOM! began it's Movement For Good Tour, and more.

Apr 11, 2016

4.11.16 NC Nonprofit News

NCCF and its local affiliates accepting grant applications, Mint Museum's annual spring fundraising gala will feature a new theme, TLC and DAC partner for a one-day photo workshop, YNPN Triangle prepares for its second annual #NonprofitSTRONG Summit, Crisis Control Ministry launches its rebrand on its birthday, and more.

Aug 3, 2015

8.3.15 US Nonprofit News

Robin Hood Foundation awards $250,000 grant to Services for the UnderServed, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and Philanthropy Southwest to host The Collaboration Conference, Forbes announces $1 million global social impact Change-the-World Social Entrepreneurs Competition, and more.

Apr 11, 2012

Effective funding linked to listening

Grantmakers that make it their business to understand and connect with nonprofits they fund are more likely to provide the kind of support nonprofits need to succeed, a new study says.

Dec 6, 2011

Grantseekers urged to be clear, candid

To have the best shot at foundation funding in this new and more austere environment, nonprofits must be honest and open about their needs, open to change, and skilled at telling their stories, experts say.

Dec 6, 2011

Foundations adapt to altered economy

With the economy still convulsing three years after its collapse, some foundations are turning their recession-response strategies into permanent ways of doing business, while continuing to look for promising new strategies.