Inside Foundant – the Blog

Meet Abe Burnett, Data Migrations Specialist

After graduating with honors and a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics from Montana State University, my wife and I moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, for nearly a year where I worked as a Risk Analyst for a Zions Bank. In that position I spent a great deal of time working with massive amounts of very messy data—trying to make sense of it all. And …     Continue Reading »

Announcing Foundant’s Disaster Relief Program

Hurricane Sandy is just the latest example of a community needing to bond together to recover and rebuild after a large natural disaster.  Events like hurricanes, floods, tornado’s, and other similar disaster situations often lead to a huge outpouring of support and concern in the short term.  After the initial news stories subside, often the ongoing need for support increases while funds and attention disappears. …     Continue Reading »

Thinking of our customers in the Hurricane Sandy region

We’ve been watching the news and learning of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy and wanted to let all of our clients in the affected region know that we’re wishing you the best during the recovery efforts.  Although we have our share of extreme weather here in Montana we are fortunate that we have few natural disasters so it’s very hard to comprehend the destruction …     Continue Reading »

Foundant Summit 2012 – A Life Changing Event

Attending the Foundant Summit was truly life-changing for me. Our company has been a client since 2008, however, due to several personnel changes, no one really knew how to use the system properly or what it had to offer. We use Foundant to manage our massive international scholarship program, Geoscientists Without Borders (international humanitarian grants), Field Camp grants, and Travel Grants. Our review Committees are …     Continue Reading »

Why We’ll Be Coming Back to Foundant’s Next Summit

The Foundant Summit reminds me of the old sitcom Cheers. You remember the song?  “Where everybody knows your name…”.  Walking into Big Sky Resort and meeting Shelby, Foundant’s Marketing Manager and awesome wife of Daren, for the first time in person was like running into an old friend.  As we met other Foundant team members for the first time in person, it was like Norm …     Continue Reading »