Many funders, investors and PSOs have reached out to Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (SAFSF) in the past two months for help in understanding the shocking COVID-19-related food and agriculture headlines and how they as funders sho
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos triggered a vigorous debate and a torrent of tweets by seeking online advice last month about whether his billions would be put to better philanthropic use meeting immediate needs or fostering long-range change. To David Peter Stroh, co-founder of consulting firm Bridgeway Partners and the author of Systems Thinking for Social Change, it doesn’t have to be an either/or. In this interview, Mr. Stroh offers practical advice on how systems thinking can, to echo his book’s subtitle, solve complex problems, avoid unintended consequences and achieve lasting results.
Since March, Quantum Foundation has provided $900,000 in COVID-19 relief funding and an additional $650,000 outside of the Quantum in the Community grants.
After running out of food at their Tuesday distribution in Golden Gate City, St. Matthews House received a $10,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Collier County.
The contributions will help strengthen CDP’s support for medium- and long-term recovery efforts.
Funds will be distributed in three $10,000 contributions for June, July, and August.
Meals on Wheels South Florida experiences a 394% increase In meal requests as a growing number of South Florida seniors face the impact of COVID-19.
Generous Gift Will Support Florida’s First Coast Relief Fund’s Response to COVID-19 Pandemic.
The list of requests now includes nearly 500 nonprofit that total $21.1 million.
The Rotary Club has already raised over $1,000 since launching the project on May 4, and the first 100 meals were distributed on May 5.