My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Oregon Community Foundation, Portland, OR, USA
I am a volunteer from the community with past ties to community & economic development work and philanthropy.
While now into another career, the Foundation has given me the chance to use past skills in helping our Oregon non-profits improve their grant applications.
The Oregon Community Foundation takes the unique position of using members of the community to help with reviewing their grant applications twice a year.
They also have many other roles for volunteers to engage in, including leadership councils and forums.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Seeing how their grants to local non-profits has improved our communities makes this experience very satisfying.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Replicate their model elsewhere.