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General Purposes

UK Community Foundations

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Enhancing Community Philanthropy
  • Grant Amount $23,620
  • Grant Period April 1, 2008–March 31, 2010
  • Location London, United Kingdom
  • Geographic Focus England, Russia, Russia

About this grant

This grant increase provides additional support to the Community Foundation Network, a membership organization of community foundations in the United Kingdom, to further develop a new initiative to boost sustainability of community foundations. The grantee has supported the development and expansion of community foundations over the past 17 years by providing technical assistance, training, data collection, research, marketing, financial assistance, and advocacy. In addition to its regular activities, the Community Foundation Network will sponsor an in-depth workshop on philanthropy advice and building donor relationships for community foundation practitioners from the United Kingdom, Europe, and Russia.