Community Foundation to sunset Managing for Excellence program

Lesley Grady Community, News 0 Comments

Since 1984, our Managing for Excellence program has celebrated nonprofit organizations that exhibit exemplary management. We have been honored to help more than 66 nonprofits in metro Atlanta achieve greater reach and impact aligned with their mission. We are proud to have supported some of Atlanta’s most extraordinary and impactful …

Partnership with Catchafire lends nonprofits a helping hand

Erin Dreiling Community, Publications 0 Comments

To be strong and effective, nonprofits need to invest in themselves and their operations, but they often have limited dollars to do so. In mid-July the Foundation launched a pilot partnership with Catchafire to offer approximately 350 local organizations access to an online platform that connects nonprofits with skilled volunteers. …

Innovative nonprofit partnership brings Frog and Toad to life

Lauren Jeong Community 0 Comments

By Lauren Jeong, program associate Partnerships are critical to our nonprofit ecosystem because they challenge our thinking, expand our audience size and help us more fully meet need through complementary services. However, finding the time, resources and alignment to foster new partnerships is not an easy feat, particularly across issue …