Doesn’t the younger generation just want to email, snapchat, and use social media? Are face-to-face meetings obsolete?
So grants managers ARE changing the world. And the world is better for the work that our members do in their organizations, as volunteers in PEAK Grantmaking, and as volunteers in their own communities.
But you know and I know that in philanthropy, these simple conveniences have been weirdly rare and precious.
A responsive final report increases opportunities for collaboration with grantees and creates space for them to develop a sense of ownership over reporting outcomes
This post is a sequel to another Transparency Talk article detailing lessons learned about why improving grants data is important to the foundation, as well as to the sector as a whole.