Inside Foundant – the Blog

FIMS, Scholarships, & Multiple Grant Programs with Foundant GLM

One of the most rewarding things about working with Foundant clients is their willingness to share their knowledge with us and our other clients.  Back in October, we hosted a customer panel webinar made up of community foundation customers.  Darren Penoyer, Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, discussed running multiple grant programs with Foundant GLM.  Anne Douglas, Southwest Florida Community Foundation, shared how Foundant GLM streamlines …     Continue Reading »

We need everyone’s point of view!

I was out in the back country of Montana recently with my nine year old son, Max, and I re-learned a lesson about focus.  Max has caught the photography bug from me and asked to use my camera to take a picture of a flower. He then asked me to take the same picture of the same flower to see how they compared.  When we uploaded …     Continue Reading »

Going to the Dogs…

If you happened to drop by the Foundant office you’d likely see some of our four-legged “staffers”.  Several of our team members have canine friends that join us in the office on occasion to enrich our environment.  Below you’ll see Michelle Ough with Christmas, Raymond Burket with dogs Harper and Nell, Mark Larimer with Mojo, and Daren Nordhagenwith Maggie.

Skiing in June in Montana

Montana has strange weather.  It is not uncommon for us to talk about the weather because it tends to be so unconventional.  This year’s weather has been particularly unusual. As an example, I wanted to share my Father’s Day Adventure from last weekend.  I went skiing!  No, not water skiing but downhill, on natural snow, skiing. A friend of mine has made it a tradition …     Continue Reading »

Share Your Ideas!

  How do you provide a high level of service and a product that costs much less than its competitors? We are dedicated to both concepts. We will not accept providing poor service.  We do not want to charge too much for our products and services because we know that it takes resources away from your foundation’s focus. It is our greatest business challenge.  As …     Continue Reading »