5 Tips for Strategic Grantmaking

Today I was fortunate to listen to a terrific webinar on the “Unique Challenges of Strategy for Foundations” provided by the Phil Buchanan and Ellie Buteau  of the Center for Effective Philanthropy as part of the National Network of Consultants to Grantmakers webinar series. Here are 5 tips I heard on the webinar that I think are helpful for any foundation – large or small,  global or local, those seeking to become strategic for the first time, and those seeking to sharpen or modify their strategies. Don’t worry about being unique, focus on being effective. Foundations aren’t competing with each other the way McDonalds and Burger King are. If the foundation down the street or across the country is achieving … Continue reading 5 Tips for Strategic Grantmaking

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How Can Grantmakers Increase Their Impact?

Kris shares tips on how to increase the impact of grants by using smarter grantmaking techniques. http://putnam-consulting.com/wp-content/uploads/Putnam-130816-Q1-How-can-grant-makers-increase-their-impact.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadShare

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