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Released: 05/2013

Common grant report form developed to facilitate the reporting process for grantmakers and grantseekers.

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Released: 04/2007

The Accountability Self-Assessment Tool is a comprehensive and flexible resource that private foundations (family, independent or corporate) can use to help ensure that they are complying with all relevant federal laws and regulations

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Released: 06/2013

This workbook from Idealware and NTEN addresses the disconnect between the tactical work of collecting and tracking data and the strategic work of defining and using the data for the organization's mission.

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Released: 08/2011

This report from Bridgespan presents practical approaches to convert the vision of a strategic plan into tangible actions with links to templates that illustrate the types of tools used to lead implementation.

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Audience: All Members



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Released: 04/2007

This webpage provides nonprofit leaders practical recommendations on promoting effective oversight of their organizations.

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Released: 08/2014

Planning to Win: The Just Enough Guide for Campaigners uses a six-step process to help organizations and coalitions build effective plans that lead to winning behavior, corporate or policy change campaigns.

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Topic: Advocacy
Funding Area: Advocacy



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Released: 10/2014

Choosing a new software package can be a challenging process.  For many foundaitons the process of selecting a Grantsmanagement system is even harder since it impacts the the Foundation so deeply.

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Topic: Technology



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Released: 03/2007

Looking for advice on grant proposal writing? Explore a tutorial on the basics of writing a grant proposal from the Minnesota Council on Foundations.

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Audience: Grantseekers



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Released: 12/2009

From the Aspen Institute's Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation, this report provides examples of foundations that decided to spend down their assets within a set period of time instead of existing in perpetuity. The report provides donors and foundations with models for consideration in their own policies and planning.

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