FY 2015 Columbus Survey Rankings Lists Now Available!
Two new resources are available to the field, based on FY 2015 Columbus Survey Results. Top 100 Community Foundations by Assets ranks the largest community foundations in the United States; and Benchmarking Beyond Asset Size: Top 100 Lists ranks survey respondents to share the most active grantmakers by distribution rate, most gifts received per capita, and most gift and grant transactions processed. Together, these tools give community foundations multiple new ways to understand their place in the field.
TOP 100 COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS BY ASSETS
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County: How the Funding Information Network Supports Our Work
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County's Kim East discusses their work as one of Foundation Center's Funding Information Network partners. Kim oversees the program which provides local grantseekers free access to professional tools and resources. Every day at their center, people can gain skills to become a successful grantseeker or proposal writer. READ
Heard From the Field: Listening Tour Results Now Available
In 2015 we embarked on a listening tour of the community foundation field, which included conversations at conferences, one-on-one telephone calls, and a series of in-person roundtable discussions. These talks covered evolving data needs at community foundations, as well as the changing landscape of the field. A summary report detailing what was learned during these talks is now available to download and read on our website. READ