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Centering Equity through Flexible, Reliable Funding

With this guide, GEO seeks to reassert the value of flexible, reliable funding with an updated analysis and set of examples to illustrate how a commitment to flexible, reliable funding can support the sector to be more equitable and community driven in its practice.
  • May 25, 2022

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    GEOList Summary: Community Partner Reimbursement

    Our foundation is examining how to appropriately compensate and/or recognize individuals who provide valuable insight at meetings, but who are not employed by an organization to attend these meetings.
    • September 1, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
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    GEOList Summary: Board Matching Gifts and Board or Major Donor Road Tours

    Examples and policies of gift matching programs for board members.
    • August 25, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
  • Member Story

    Member Story: The Missouri Foundation for Health

    Member Story: The Missouri Foundation for Health
    • August 17, 2016
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    GEOList Summary: Tracking Connections

    We are wondering if others are actively tracking connections they make between grantees or other partners. If so, what are you tracking and how? Do any of you follow up with "closed triangles" to see what impact the connection may have had? How are you using this information?
    • July 1, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
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    GEOList Summary: Knowledge Sharing Strategies

    Does anyone have experience using an online communications platform? Can you provide the name of the platform, some general feedback about the ease of use, the notification system and your overall experience using it?
    • June 20, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
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    GEOList Summary: Convening Grantees

    We’re interested in hearing about the kinds of convening you do with your grantees. We’d love to learn about the purpose(s) and design of your convening activities, what has worked and what key challenges or considerations might be useful for us to think about as we move forward in our planning.
    • June 14, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
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    GEOList Summary: Fund and Communication Development

    Have you seen a similar trend in nonprofit boards taking more of a backseat in fund development and staff picking up more of the responsibility for the actual “ask”? What are nonprofits in your areas doing to build the development function and involve their board members in the process?
    • June 1, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
  • Member Story

    Member Story: Unbound Philanthropy

    Member Story: Unbound Philanthropy
    • May 19, 2016
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    GEOList Summary: Tracking Grantee Financial Indicators

    Examples and advice on monitoring a few key measures of our grantee’s finances.
    • May 18, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed
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    GEOList Summary: Strategy Document Examples

    How do you structure your strategy documents so that it is easy to understand and useful for program staff and others? Would you be willing to send us a sample strategy document/template or initiative plan as a model?
    • May 16, 2016
    • Rumsha Ahmed