Resources from GWP Family Foundation Learning Network 05/06/2020
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"Small Can Be Effective" by Paul N. Ylvisaker, resource for Family Foundation Learning Network
On June 13, 2019 GWP’s Family Foundation Network hosted its first gathering. A group of family foundation staff and family members gathered together to discuss best practices and challenges in building multi-generational involvement in your family foundation. Below you will find the resources from that meeting.
Generations Together is many things: a curriculum that could be followed step-by-step for a comprehensive learning experience, a collection of resources to tap when the time is right, or an ongoing source of inspiration and ideas. It was designed for giving families at every phase—whether you are just starting out or have been active for decades and generations.
This whitepaper examines the latest data to identify trends in social justice philanthropy among family foundations.
Essentials of Impact Investing: A Guide for Small-Staffed Foundations addresses those challenges and highlights those opportunities. The guide demystifies the process of designing and implementing an effective impact investing strategy, offering advice, tools, and real-world examples of impact investing by foundations with few or no staff.
Technology Affinity Group and the Grants Mangers Network's 2014 Grantmakers Information Technology Survey Report concludes that funders are floundering with technology tools.
Building Power through Data-Sharing: Issues and Opportunities for Environmental Health and Justice Funders, a new report from Health and Environmental Funders Network, explores ways funders can build power in their fields through investments in data-sharing.