Inside Foundant – the Blog

What’s in Store at the Foundant Booth During the Exponent Philanthropy Conference?

Sorry, it’s not going to be that easy. We REALLY want this one to be a surprise! But we can tell you that you won’t want to miss celebrating Halloween with the Foundant crew this year! So, in preparation for the conference, we’d like to remind everyone of a couple of things. Some of the Bravest, Most Selfless People are Never Recognized.  We all know …     Continue Reading »

What Makes a Business Successful?

  Recently, Foundant was included in two highly coveted lists highlighting excellence in two very different categories. In September, we were placed at number 3,021 on the Inc. 5000 List as one of the fastest growing privately owned companies in the United States. Just today, we were listed at number 35 in Outside Magazine’s Top 100 Best Places to Work. We are undoubtedly proud of …     Continue Reading »

Putting Old Equipment to New Use Through Donation

What do you do when your laptop has outlived its useful life? Well, this is a question I pondered for months as my office space was taken over by older laptops and computers. As we updated laptops and PCs at Foundant I accumulated many older, but still fully functional, pieces of computer equipment. As technology rapidly changes, we need higher end computer equipment to keep …     Continue Reading »

Moving Forward

This year our organization took a step forward in its grantmaking practices by implementing the use of electronic grant agreements. I’d heard about electronic grant agreements at Grant Managers Network conferences and through discussions on GMN’s online community. Having successfully transitioned to online grantmaking in 2011 via Foundant Technologies, I felt confident in being able to implement this change and that our grant partners would …     Continue Reading »

Catching up with Releases: A Client Webinar with Grant and Sammie

  First off, a big thank you to all who attended the “Catching Up with Releases” webinar on August 28th. To date, this was our largest client webinar! We know taking an hour out of your day isn’t always easy, but it really is the most effective way for us to reach out to so many clients—in this case all 180 of you! This webinar …     Continue Reading »