Getting on the Same Page

Grantmakers and grantees noted a few areas where clarification upfront can prevent misunderstandings later on.

  • Decisions: who makes them, how they’re made, inside the foundation and by the community organizing group
  • Outcomes: what’s important, what measures to use
  • Approach: how community organizing differs from service delivery tactics
  • Limits: why foundations don’t support certain types of advocacy

Takeaways are critical, bite-sized resources either excerpted from our guides or written by GrantCraft using the guide's research data or themes post-publication. Attribution is given if the takeaway is a quotation.

This takeaway was derived from Funding Community Organizing.


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