FOUNDATION INITIATIVES GRANT DESCRIPTIONS

27 Grants

CAPACITY AND INFRASTRUCTURE FUND

Alliance For Justice

Washington, DC | $25,000

To provide information, training and resources that will build the capacity of the nonprofit sector to engage in advocacy and ensure their voices are heard in the debates that shape public policy.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

BoardSource

Washington, DC | $15,000

For general operating support.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Center for Effective Philanthropy

Cambridge, MA | $25,000

General support for the Center for Effective Philanthropy to broaden its research agenda, expand assessment tool offerings, undertake important programming and develop a stronger infrastructure.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy

New York, NY | $10,000

To support the development of the Philanthropology Program.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Foundation Center

New York, NY | $25,000

General support to connect nonprofits to resources, empower donors with knowledge tools and encourage greater transparency among foundations.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training

Oakland, CA | $25,000

To foster long-term sustainability within community organizations and social change movements through grassroots fundraising, leadership development and organizational capacity building.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Independent Sector

Washington, DC | $25,000

To support the research and outreach needed to educate lawmakers on the crucial role that nonprofits and foundations play in the community and the impact current rules have on their ability to fulfill that role.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

National Center for Family Philanthropy

Washington, DC | $10,000

To support the Trustees Education Opportunities initiative.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy

Washington, DC | $75,000

To promote philanthropy that serves the public good, is responsive to people and communities with the least wealth and opportunity, and is held accountable to the highest standards of integrity and openness.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Praxis Project

Washington, DC | $25,000

To support the launch of the Echo Initiative, which will strengthen communications capacity and impact for a broad array of nonprofits, especially those focused on addressing racial inequity.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Progressive Technology Project

Minneapolis, MN | $25,000

For training, consulting and technical support programs that serve as national models of how to strengthen the capacity of community-based organizations in innovative and sustainable ways.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Resource Generation

New York, NY | $50,000

To support efforts to organize young people with wealth to understand their privilege, leverage resources, and grow as philanthropic and social change leaders.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund

Social Justice Infrastructure Funders

Washington, DC | $15,000

For general operating support.

Category: Capacity and Infrastructure Fund