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Pam Armstrong

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Review for San Antonio Area Foundation, San Antonio, TX, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

This is a great community foundation. The staff is progressive and they have been a tremendous support for nonprofits in the San Antonio community. They are being very proactive in helping nonprofit organizations with operating expenses this year due to the poor economy. Other foundations should take their lead. They have participated in dialogs and workshops between foundations and nonprofits and are extremely open in finding ways that they can partner with us even with the restraints they themselves have with lower revenue from investments. Kudos to them.

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

Getting to know them.

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

Dedicated, knowledgeable. Real human beings. Many foundations are unapproachable, they are not like that. They are truly committed to doing a great job of stewardship for their donors.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Do much more for the community, which dearly needs their support. We have a state that does not distribute much money to health and human services, arts and other areas of need. Foundations are so needed because there help provide funding for local agenc

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

Role:  Professional with expertise in this field & I am director for a nonprofit agency.