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Disaster Grantmaking: A Practical Guide for Foundations and Corporations

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April 2007
Practical suggestions for good disaster grantmaking This guide was developed by a joint working group of the Council on Foundations and the European Foundation Centre. It identifies eight principles of good disaster grantmaking and offers a number of tips to help grantmakers address disasters more effectively, including facts and figures about recent major disasters around the world and a list of useful disaster information websites.
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Disaster Grantmaking: A Practical Guide for Foundations and Corporations

Publication date: 
April 2007
This guide was developed by a joint working group of the Council on Foundations and the European Foundation Centre. It identifies eight principles of good disaster grantmaking and offers a number of tips to help grantmakers address disasters more effectively, including facts and figures about recent major disasters around the world and a list of useful disaster information websites.
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Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice

The Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice outlines 33 principles of sound practice for charitable organizations and foundations related to legal compliance and public disclosure, effective governance, financial oversight and responsible fundraising. The Principles should be considered by every charitable organization as a guide for strengthening its effectiveness and accountability. The Principles were developed by the Panel on the Nonprofit Sector in 2007 and updated in 2015 to reflect new circumstances in which the charitable sector functions, and new relationships within and...
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COVID-19 Resources

General COVID-19 Resources MANP’s COVID-19 Resources : Maine Association of Nonprofits is actively monitoring recommendations related to the COVID-19 pandemic and will be continually updating this page as a hub of information for Maine nonprofits about how they can prepare, respond, connect and contribute. Coronavirus and Racial + Social Equity: Centering Justice During Times of Uncertainty and Four Things You Can do Right Now : The work of equity requires us to slow down in the midst of challenges and crises, and take a bold stand in...
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