Giving Away Silicon Valley’s Billions
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

credit:

Stanford Magazine highlights Nicole Taylor, president and CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), who plans to put the 'community' back in 'community foundation.'

As SVCF's new president and CEO back in 2018, Taylor is tasked with returning more of the foundation's focus to the problems of its own neighborhoods (such as increasing housing costs, lack of public transportation, a widening economic divide, and rising homelessness).

According to Stanford Magazine, having spent her early months as CEO revitalizing a demoralized staff, filling vacant positions, and learning the internal and public workings of the foundation, Taylor is anxious to get moving.

Taylor said, "Community foundations are complicated organizations. My role is to help connect the resources with the needs. And to understand we are all completely interdependent."

Read the Entire Article


Recent Grant News Headlines

Up to the minute current grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Giving Away Silicon Valley’s Billions
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Giving Away Silicon Valley’s Billions

Stanford Magazine highlights Nicole Taylor, president and CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), who plans to put the 'community' back in 'community foundation.' As SVCF's new...more
How to Write a Theory of Change
How to Write a Theory of Change

Bridgespan tackles how a theory of change is a nonprofit's conceptual road map to impact. Bridgespan features how to write one that will help nonprofit leaders achieve their goals. According to...more
Online Course -Voices of Social Change
Foundation: International Youth Foundation
Online Course -Voices of Social Change

Coursera announces its Voices of Social Change, a free online short course co-designed and delivered by eight young social entrepreneurs. Voices of Social Change, powered by Laureate...more
Every Adult Can Build Youth Resilience and Help Students Thrive
Foundation: Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Every Adult Can Build Youth Resilience and Help Students Thrive

The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, the Tacoma Whole Child Partnership, and Tacoma Public Schools address how school employees who work in a capacity often referred to as support staff can also...more






Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



“Saving Seeds is a Political Act”


Vandana Shiva, a scientist and environmentalist known for her activism against GMOs, globalization, and patents on seeds and traditional foods, co-founded Navdanya.




Nonprofit Jobs

  Social Work Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Social Services Employment
  Fundraising & Development Jobs





More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs


Affordable Care Act (ACA) Primary Care Residency Expansion Program | Public and Indian Housing | Performance and Registration Information Systems Management | Marketing Agreements and Orders | Surveys, Studies, Investigations, Training Demonstrations and Educational Outreach Related to Enviro |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy


Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2021 Copyright Michael Saunders