What Did We Miss While Managing the COVID-19 Crisis?

Publication date: 
May, 2020

The staff and trustees of grantmaking foundations and nonprofit organizations across the state have been fully immersed in supporting response and relief efforts connected to the COVID-19 pandemic, working to ensure their communities’ needs are being met. After months of deep crisis-focused activity, as organizations create capacity to turn their attention to other efforts, many are realizing some essential activities have been missed and critical deadlines are now rapidly approaching. This resource serves as a starting point for staff to assess which tasks need to rise to the top of the to-do list.

Topics include:

  • Organizational strategy
  • Board governance
  • Communications
  • Facilities
  • Finance, Legal, and Tax Issues
  • Fundraising and Donor Engagement
  • Grantmaking and Programmatic Activities
  • Human Resources
  • Technology
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