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Craigslist Foundation

Rating: 4.5 stars   4 reviews 67

Nonprofit Issues:

Philanthropy

Address:

989 Market Street Suite 200 San Francisco CA 94103 USA

Mission:

Can the spirit and culture of craigslist be used to help strengthencivil society. We think so. We''re in the lab looking at various ways tospark meaningful community engagement.

Specifically,Craigslist Foundation is looking at building a platform for civicengagement. Imagine a place to learn, share ideas and connect withlike-minded individuals. Whether through localized needs matching ortaking the pulse of policy at any level, we want to help inspire andconnect people and communities on all levels to become active andengaged.

Stay tuned as we continue to refineour vision, look to many exciting partnering opportunities, and buildour roadmap to re-launching our online presence. We''re even lookinginto changing our name to better reflect our new focus. We plan to beopen and transparent through this process and look forward tocontinuing to connect people with the resources they need to buildstronger communities.

Programs:

Nonprofit Boot Camp (5,000+ Emerging Nonprofit Leaders), Nonprofit Support Yellow Pages, Project Entry Point (our online web presence at www.craigslistfoundation.org)

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Rating: 5 stars  

The folks at Craigslist Foundation are doing good work. It's a nonprofit that works to strengthen communities and neighborhoods.

I think we all need to work together to make things better for everyone: treat people like you want to be treated; and now and then, give the other person a break, like being your brother’s or sister’s keeper. That means finding ways to do it.

We’re a collaborative species, relying on each other to survive, and everyone needs to pitch in, now and then. CLF and their programs can help you do this.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Craigslist Foundation has put on Boot Camps for the community for years, is building LikeMinded a tool to share stories of community success and innovation and has also helped advance the U.S. service movement with allforgood.org.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Encourage folks to get involved with their programs and consider making a donation to them.

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Rating: 5 stars  

7 people found this review helpful

This was my first time at Bootcamp and I am new to the nonprofit industry. My goal was to explore and soak up information. It has been a great experience. (Collected in person at Bay Area Bootcamp 2008 and entered by a GreatNonprofits staff member).

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

network, creating inspiration

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

networking

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2008-10-01

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Rating: 3 stars  

8 people found this review helpful

A lot of information- great collaborative effort. (This review was collected in person at Bay Area Bootcamp 2008 and entered by a GreatNonprofits staff member).

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

collaboration

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

give a lot of money away

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

networking

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

One Brick is awesome!

Ways to make it better...

smaller series of bootcamps, locally

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

One thing I'd also say is that...

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2008-10-01

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