Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Stories & Tagged as: BLM, Power-sharing, Racial justice on March 13, 2021.
Cover image courtesy of Kalea Morgan on Unsplash. Editor’s note: While this opinion piece (my own—not endorsed by the SFF Board) rails against entitlement and injustice, I do so with a view across the sector, but I also see myself in the mirror. – Suzanne By Suzanne...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation, Stories, Storytelling on September 26, 2020.
Editor’s Note: Over the past few months, Brienne has been working diligently with Cole Bregman, an intern from the Nueva School, to put together some videos highlighting our impact methodology. Watch to learn how we grant, how we invest, and how we assist our...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Education, Grantmaking strategy, Leadership, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories, U.S. on July 25, 2020.
Editor’s Note: Welcome to Part Two of our ESG series. We’re so glad that this has sparked an interest in our readers and are eager to help you all with the next steps in moving your corpus to have impact. Read on about how to begin this process within your foundation...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Leadership, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories on July 11, 2020.
Editor’s Note: Most people who work in or closely with foundations know about the 5% payout rule. This means that a foundation is required to spend 5% of their assets on foundation expenses, be that grants, staff salaries, general business expenses, etc. Considering...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Education, Grantee, Grantmaking strategy, Leadership, Our Partners, Stories on May 9, 2020.
Photo courtesy of Neonbrand on Unsplash. Editor’s Note: Last week we mentioned we’d been on a group call with several of our partners, discussing how they are coping during this crisis. We also talked about their needs, and one of the (obvious) commonalities was...Read more