Online Tools

  • Learn Philanthropy

    A marketplace of knowledge, tools, and connections for newcomers. Navigate the field, learn with peers and thought leaders, and improve your grant making.

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  • Community Profiles 2.0

    Explore housing and economics data in Grand Rapids with this interactive mapping and demographic snapshot tool.

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  • Our State of Generosity

    Coming soon: An online platform to share Michigan’s philanthropic history. Discover milestones that made the state a leader, and get tools for effective philanthropy.

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Latest News & Featured Work

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    New issue of The Foundation Review

    This quarter’s publication is co-edited with Grants Managers Network. Many thanks to Michelle Greanias, GMN’s executive director, for writing this issue’s editorial. Vol. 6 Issue 3 on Grantmaking Practices  Editorial Dear Readers, Grantmaking practices matter. It is both a simple and complex idea, and one that gets varied attention from

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    Give Learning Curves a Boot with the New LearnPhilanthropy

    LearnPhilanthropy is designed to help you become a smarter grantmaker. New to grantmaking? Looking for resources from trusted sources easily accessible and organized in one place? Get the lay of the land with the new LearnPhilanthropy. LearnPhilanthropy is a marketplace of knowledge and tools from leading organizations in the field.

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