Shifting the Narrative to Advance Racial Equity

Learn best practices and new approaches to communications proven to advance equity across issues and communities.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Corporate Social Responsibility Government Giving Donor Cultivation & Retention Boards Advocacy Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Staff Volunteers Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation Marketing & Communications Support for Individual Grantseekers

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How can I get funding for my personal project?

Personal or independent projects -- for example, traveling overseas for a mission, attending summer camp, raising money for a specific person in need -- typically are not eligible to receive foundation grants. However, if your project is artistic or research-related, or its primary purpose is to serve a larger audience and improve the community, you could consider fiscal sponsorship as a means to qualify for foundation grants.

Topic(s) Individual Giving Crowdfunding Support for Individual Grantseekers

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¿Qué son las microfinanzas? ¿Cómo puedo aprender más acerca de este tema?

De acuerdo a ACCION International, una organización no gubernamental que ofrece microcréditos, las microfinanzas son "la provisión de servicios de la banca o financieros dirigidos a hogares o microempresas de bajos o medianos ingresos económicos, incluyendo la opción de microcréditos."

Topic(s) Corporate Giving Social Enterprise Support for Individual Grantseekers