3 Ways to Ensure Capacity Building Grants Help Nonprofits Become More Tech Savvy

by Eliza Smith on May 10, 2017 10:06:23 AM

Nonprofits are often forced into a “grantseekers dilemma.” For example, sometimes an organization applies for a grant that requires a certain kind...

How to Blow Up Grantee Reporting and Create a More Valuable Feedback Loop

by Aaron Lester on Apr 27, 2017 12:32:43 PM

Although reporting can be a great opportunity to share the advancement of an organization’s work, the grantee report is at risk of becoming nothing...

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

by Jason Ricci on Apr 25, 2017 10:26:42 AM

Dear Fluxx Community,

In 2011, we founded Fluxx based on the belief that if we could make philanthropy’s job easier we could do immense good in the...

#GiveOUTDay 2017: Funding Equality and Justice for the LGBTQ Community

by Aaron Lester on Apr 20, 2017 12:36:27 PM

When Give OUT Day was founded in 2013, it rose out of a sense of urgency and acute need. Its mission – to bring the LGBTQ community’s nonprofits and...

3 Ways to Become an Exceptional Foundation Board Member

by Aaron Lester on Apr 11, 2017 8:56:52 AM

Foundations and other nonprofit organizations are a powerful force of good in the world, but without a steady backbone of leadership and guidance...

The 'How' of Grantmaking: Leveraging Best Practices to Improve Your Foundation’s Unique Process

by Aaron Lester on Apr 4, 2017 7:57:50 AM

Unfortunately, there’s no definitive game plan for grantmakers. “The how of grantmaking,” as PEAK Grantmaking calls it, is many times a...

How to Build a Corporate Giving Strategy that Empowers Your Employees

by Aaron Lester on Mar 30, 2017 6:08:35 AM

America is more generous than ever before,  according to the 2016 Giving USA report. Specifically, corporate giving exceeded $18 billion, a 3.9...

Not Ready for Impact Evaluation? Here Are 4 Steps to Help You Begin.

by David Goodman, Director of Impact at Fluxx on Mar 23, 2017 9:37:38 AM

As we finish up yet another informative and exciting GMN ... err … PEAK Grantmaking conference in Hollywood and head back to our day jobs, I’m left...

#PEAKGrantmaking2017: Measuring Impact in Philanthropy

by David Goodman, Director of Impact at Fluxx on Mar 15, 2017 11:06:53 AM

It’s no secret that grantmakers continue to struggle with how to approach evaluation and create a path towards more meaningful and informative...

International Women's Day Amplifies Philanthropy's Critical Role

by Kerrin Mitchell, Co-founder, Fluxx on Mar 8, 2017 11:46:43 AM

International Women’s Day is not only a celebration of our collective progress and powerful voices as women, but it is also a call to “be bold for...