Inside Foundant – the Blog

Connecting with Clients and Cheering on Sharks in San Jose

Daren, Sammie and I just returned from 4 days at the Council on Foundations (COF) Family Philanthropy Conference in San Jose, CA. The conference provided a terrific opportunity to connect with many clients including Mara from the Morgan Family Foundation, Kim from the Leo M. Shortino Foundation, Annie with Frieda Fox, brand new client William Davidson Foundation and many others. In addition to attending sessions focused on technology, philanthropy and social networking, we joined many of …     Continue Reading »

Meet Foundant’s Newest Developer – Joey Dennehy

I have lived in Bozeman, MT since the second grade and attended college at Montana State University (MSU) where I earned a BS in Computer Science. After graduation, I was hired at another local Technology company called Zoot Enterprises. I worked at Zoot as a Solutions Developer for five years before learning about Foundant at a MSU career fair where I am continuing to take graduate level classes. When I’m not at work or school, I like sci-fi, …     Continue Reading »

Remembering Greg Hind

Last week we were extremely saddened to learn of the death of one of our earliest and favorite customers, Greg Hind.  The Hind Foundation was Foundant customer #15 and I still remember the cold call I made after discovering the foundation’s website in early 2007. Hind Foundation was just getting off the ground and Greg told me that he was frustrated because he wasn’t receiving enough …     Continue Reading »

Meet Lyndsie Berens – Marketing Intern

I am a Marketing major at Montana State University. This is my first job in the business world, I can’t wait to learn more about Marketing, and the challenges it brings. I look forward to working with the wonderful employees at Foundant. I am from Colorado, but was drawn to Montana because I have spent most of my summers at Canyon Ferry Lake near Helena. At …     Continue Reading »

Foundant is the Right Choice

Foundant Client Quote: “You don’t even know what you don’t know yet” said a smiling Foundant employee to me upon my arrival at the Summit.  So true.  Our company is a new user;  we were not ‘live’.  But after one full day of basics, sharing with experienced users and receiving one-on-one assistance from Foundant experts – I’m ready to take on the GLM fun!  Participating …     Continue Reading »