Publications

Fast Build Friday: Episode 6 – Incorporating DEI into infrastructure

Nic recently had a fascinating conversation with a nonprofit President & CEO about diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). They talked, in part, about indicators showing when nonprofits and philanthropies are…

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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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Fast Build Friday: Episode 5 – Defining “Infrastructure”

Episode 5 of Fast Build Friday is about defining the word "infrastructure". So many definitions are floating around so Nic is here to level set. And once we have defined…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 4 – Importance of infrastructure in fundraising

Do you want to know what strengthens fundraising and development efforts? Knowing your organization’s infrastructure. Why should you think about building infrastructure when you are fundraising or engaged in development?…

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Fast Build Friday: Episode 3- Four Principles for Creating a Rapid Response Grant Process

In our third "Fast Build Friday" episode, Nic addressed the four guiding principles for creating a rapid response grant process. Nic has learned these four principles from years of designing…

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