Philanthropy 101 - Session #3: Fundamentals of Grantmaking 

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Wed, March 18, 2020,
10:00am to 12:00pm PDT
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Philanthropy 101 - Session #3: Fundamentals of Grantmaking 

This is the third in a five-part virtual series that helps all staff new to philanthropy better understand the sector. This interactive series will provide a historical overview of philanthropy, review a foundation's leadership and governance, provide an overview of grantmaking, debate the current big issues in philanthropy, and explore the various roles within philanthropy. To learn more and register for the series, please visit the Philanthropy 101 event page. 

Learning Objectives for this session:

  • Discuss where implicit bias plays a role in making a grant
  • Identify examples of how foundations give
  • Describe the art of grantmaking - the core cycle of how foundations make a grant
  • Discuss ways to manage relationships with grantees 


This  session is only open to registrants of the Philanthropy 101 five-part series. Please contact Elyse Gordon with any questions.