Fast Build Friday: Episode 18- The Importance of Infrastructure in Innovation

Nic had a conversation with a nonprofit CEO and they talked a lot about how #nonprofits and philanthropies often focus on #innovation as an outcome or a specific point in…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 17- How to Build an Effective Governance Structure

Would you be surprised if we told you that I know the key reason why most #nonprofits and #philanthropies are struggling to achieve or scale impact? Would you be even…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 16- The Role of Technology in Infrastructure

How is technology impacting your infrastructure? What have you done differently or should you be doing differently when it comes to leveraging technology to strengthen your infrastructure? Are you certain…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 15- Management of People as a Key Component of Infrastructure

Based on her work and conversations with leaders throughout the sector, Nic is noticing a focus on how #nonprofits and #philanthropies are considering their people, and how they’re supporting and…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 14- Defining Brave Infrastructure Design®

This week's Fast Build Friday episode is defining Brave Infrastructure Design®. At Build Up, we believe Brave Infrastructure Design® starts with envisioning what your organization can be - that bravest…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 13- How to Successfully Form a Corporate Partnership

Many for-profit companies are getting involved in supporting change. Do you know which you should be working with, how to strengthen your partnership, and how to remain compliant with nonprofit…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 12- Receive and Manage Significant Grants with Organizational Integrity

Do you think your nonprofit infrastructure allows you to seamlessly receive and manage significant grants? This week's Fast Build Friday topic is how to receive and manage significant grants with…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 11- Making Grants to Individuals

If you are not making grants to individuals because you do not know how or are afraid of what it might entail, you are missing a key component of your…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 10- Making Grants to Organizations That Are Not U.S. Public Charities

We have been receiving a lot of questions about how to structure funding awards to groups and organizations that are not formal charities. Funders want to support change, but have…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 9 – The Role of Systemic Racism in Infrastructure

How are you feeling? Like so many of you, we oscillate between a state of speechlessness and being compelled to say something about this dark place and time in which…

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