How to be transparent with your grant projects

Being transparent is very important when it comes to sharing information with your funders. Funders would like to know how and where their money are going to be spent on. They want to know what differences their support is going … Continue Reading

A practical guide to grant management

Being a grantmaker is never easy when there are so many tasks to do for each application and when there are many applications to look through, it makes your job as a grantmaker harder. This article is put together to … Continue Reading

[Infographics] The grantmaking process

Organisations making grants programs have a tremendous impact on the society and on individuals’ lives. Our experience working with foundations, and a lot of readings on the subject, allowed us to put together this infographics that sums up the grantmaking … Continue Reading

Grant management software: how it can help you to be more efficient

Have you ever wondered why a lot of larger organisations invest in tools for their foundation? Let’s start off by saying that every organisations start off small but how did they grow? Your answer will be through an investment that … Continue Reading

10 inspirational philanthropy quotes

Have you ever wondered why foundations give opportunities to everyone in the community? Here are best 10 hand picked quotes to give you an idea behind the power of giving. John Rockefeller The best philanthropy is constantly in search of … Continue Reading

Grant management best practices for non profit

Think of funders as customers Since your mission needs to be sustainable and successful, you need to treat your funders like customers whilst you are negotiating with them.  By treating funders like customers, you will also build relationship with them. … Continue Reading

Trends in grantmaking for 2017

Take advantage of the technology Good news for all you grantmakers, you can use technology to make your job easier and expand your grantmaking to target more people. With the existence of softwares that helps you manage your grant, you … Continue Reading

Why data matters for your grantmaking

Just words on your website or leaflet isn’t enough anymore. You need solid information to prove the quality that you have as a grantmaker in order for grant seekers to have trust in you and the foundation you work for. … Continue Reading

5 best practices for being a better Grantmaker

In order to make the best funding decision, grantmakers work extremely hard to put the application questions together in order to gain as much information from grantseekers as possible before making any funding decisions. Although the application process will be … Continue Reading

10 foundations whose funds go towards global economic development projects

An article consisting of lists of grantmakers whose aims are to make as many impacts for one purpose – giving opportunities to everyone. Have a read to see what each foundation’s missions are. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation The foundation … Continue Reading