Council on Foundations Q&A with Ann Sewill, Vice President of Housing & Economic Development, California Community Foundation
Would we be happy if you read about our “Good Deeds” initiative, thought to yourself, “How nice” and then moved on? Not so much.
At a recent gubernatorial candidate forum I attended in Rhode Island, a Brown University professor presented on the challenges of climate change for the Ocean State.
The Community Foundation of Western Nevada embarked upon a resident engagement initiative in 2013 centering on improving the lives of runaway, homeless and aging-out foster youth, ages 12-24.
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Sometimes small grants can have surprisingly large effects, and advance your mission with unexpected potency.
It can be frustrating to look for useful bits of information on grantees and strong programs inside an agency that produces large amounts of data each and every day.
I looked down at my phone as it began to ring and I screamed with frustration, “Seriously? Again?!? Don’t they realize that it is 3 p.m. on a Friday?” That was the tagline I was known all too well for when I did housing relocations for tenants.