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Not evaluating your grants? It'll cost you

The Ian Potter Foundation is building a strong reputation for its laser-like focus on evaluation and its benefits, and leading the charge is Dr Squirrel Main.

Grant partnerships will avoid the pain

Port Phillip Community Group executive officer Karen Sait has sat on both sides of the table when it comes to grants, so she understands what it takes for funders to make things easier for recipients. The simple answer? Good partnerships.

Adelaide council's grants innovation

The City of Onkaparinga is using new methods to boost community engagement and grants impact. Here's how.

Not evaluating your grants? It'll cost you

The Ian Potter Foundation is building a strong reputation for its laser-like focus on evaluation and its benefits, and leading the charge is Dr Squirrel Main.

All the news grantmakers need

Here's a taste of the 'conference insights' edition, with lessons from the Grantmaker of the Year, the latest industry news, innovation, and best-practice evaluation, data and partnerships.

Five-step plan helps ease the data burden

It's no secret that measuring the impact of a grants program means you will need to collect a lot of data. But it doesn't need to be a chore.

Are your grants costing more than they're worth?

A UK study that's crunched the numbers on charities there has found that up to 46% of grants represent a net loss, or to put it another way, cost more than they're worth.

Great grantmaker team's future focus

Australia's best grantmakers aren't short of ideas for providing funding more effectively, with the NSW Heritage Grants Team proposing several to make things easier for grantseekers. Hear from the 2019 Grantmaker of the Year winners.

Canadian research reveals funders' evaluation role

Extensive research into the state of evaluation in Canada's charities has examined trends, influences, and types of evaluation measures and frameworks in that sector.

Grantmakers fine tune skills, nous and networks

HUNDREDS of Australia's leading grantmakers have recharged their enthusiasm for one of the toughest, yet most rewarding jobs around, at the must-attend event for funding experts across government and philanthropy. Read our conference wrap.

Top grantmakers shine a light on our funding future

A team of NSW Government grantmakers overseeing a heritage grants budget of around $3 million per annum has been crowned the 2019 Grantmaker of the Year.

SmartyStats reveal how applicants are lodging forms

Analysis of data on applicants using the SmartyGrants system reveals that more than half of all grantseekers who lodge applications complete them in under 48 hours.

Why it's time for grantmakers to lead the pack when it comes to evaluation

There's no doubt that the Grantmaking in Australia conference is the most anticipated date on the calendar for Australian and New Zealand funders looking to learn and reconnect with their tribe. Here's all of the details you need to know.

Insights on core funding from UK foundation

When it comes to granting core funding, the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation stands out from the pack, from 2013 to 2018 distributing more core funding than any other organisation in the UK. Here's why.

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Grant partnerships will avoid the pain

Port Phillip Community Group executive officer Karen Sait has sat on both sides of the table when it comes to grants, so she understands what it takes for funders to make things easier for recipients. The simple answer? Good partnerships.

News
Adelaide council's grants innovation

The City of Onkaparinga is using new methods to boost community engagement and grants impact. Here's how.

News
Not evaluating your grants? It'll cost you

The Ian Potter Foundation is building a strong reputation for its laser-like focus on evaluation and its benefits, and leading the charge is Dr Squirrel Main.

News
All the news grantmakers need

Here's a taste of the 'conference insights' edition, with lessons from the Grantmaker of the Year, the latest industry news, innovation, and best-practice evaluation, data and partnerships.