Back to Listing

General Purposes

The Funders Network

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $40,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2014–June 30, 2015
  • Location Coral Gables, FL, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant provides general purpose support to the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, a network of over 150 foundations from across the country. Its mission is to inspire, strengthen, and expand funding and philanthropic leadership that yields environmentally sustainable, socially equitable, and economically prosperous regions and communities. The grantee’s strategies are to coordinate funder education, information sharing, and relationship development; facilitate strategic initiatives and collaborations; and cultivate emerging funder interest and new opportunities for funder engagement. Services include an annual conference, publications and electronic communications, a monthly series of topical conference calls, outreach and education, and consulting services.