Grant Extensions due to pandemic - What steps are you taking?
Hi, I'm looking for suggestions for how other Foundations have been handling grant extensions in Foundant (such as a note within the original signed grant agreement, a new follow up form or application, etc.? We of course want to have documentation in writing for our Community Foundation audit. How are others handling…
Domestic Violence Relief
I would really be interested to see how and what our clients are doing to support those experiencing domestic violence as a result of recent shelter-in-place orders. Please share any and all stories!
How are we celebrating awardees in 2020 (since events can't be the answer)?
On today's coffee talk we had some great ideas surface around ways to celebrate our scholarship students in the current circumstances. We heard: Video exchanges between donors and students. Newspaper ads/articles with student photos. Yard Signs "I am a xyz scholarship recipient!" ( I personally think this sounds super…
Beyond COVID-19: Taking the next step
Hi y'all, During last week's Coffee Talk on Thursday (4/30), one of the questions posed was what does the next step in COVID-19 response look like? For many of us on that call, there are no clear answers or even a direction to start looking for answers. I wanted to try and continue the conversation here about what folx may…
How are you tracking PPP benefits and grantee relief?
Hello Everyone, A client wants to know how grantmakers/ funders are tracking applicant PPP benefits ( Paycheck Protection Program)? Continuing on the same theme, how are funders tracking grantee relief from various sources whether that be government or other organizations? Thanks!
Survey to Colleges/Universities about Fall Plans
Hi all, I mentioned this during the 4-22 Scholarships Coffee Talk. We surveyed our 50-ish colleges/universities about their current plans for Fall 2020. Here's the survey in case others want to ask similar questions of colleges/universities their scholarship recipients attend.