Developing a Roadmap to Place-Based Funding





This webinar discussed the role of a funder relative to the local community when working in place, and addressed additional challenges when initiating a place-based initiative. The webinar included lessons learned from The Aspen Institute and Neighborhood Funders Group's Towards a Better Place Conference including how others have dealt with the various challenges involved in place-based grantmaking, and advice from the field on how to improve upon current practices. 



Jamie Allison 

Senior Program Officer
S.H. Cowell Foundation

Andrew Ford 

Senior Associate for Education & Community Change
Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Kevin Ryan

Program Director
New York Foundation


Sheri Brady

Senior Associate for Strategic Partnerships
The Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions


This webinar is a part of the Anchored in Place webinar series. Learn about the other webinars in this series:

Refining Organizational Practices to Enhance Place-Based Initiatives

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT

Building Partnerships to Maximize Local Impact

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT