Strengthening Grantees: Foundation and Nonprofit Perspectives

The report, from the Center for Effective Philanthropy, provides a comprehensive examination of foundations’ efforts to strengthen grantee organizations and leaders. The data reveals that foundations are not as in touch with nonprofits’ needs as they think they are, and that both foundations and nonprofits alike have a role to play in closing the gap between the support nonprofits need and the support foundations provide.

Publication date: October 2018

Ellie Buteau

Vice President, Research

Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP)

Charis Loh

Manager, Research

Center for Effective Philanthropy

Temitayo Ilegbusi

Senior Analyst, Research

Center for Effective Philanthropy

Grants Management Professional Competency Model

Lifecycle of a Grant Competencies

  • Planning and Pre-Grant: Design and implement the review process to support an informed grant decision.