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Catalytic Vanguard of Small Foundations

Fall 2019 • Washington, DC


Exponent Philanthropy and Blackstone Ranch Institute are convening a vanguard group of catalytic funders to advance the potential for high impact among Exponent’s membership of some 2,000 small foundations around the country. The attendees have all had success in using modest resources to catalyze transformative change in their communities and around the country.

The intent is for the group to develop approaches that can influence how other small foundations around the country approach philanthropy, and result in greater impact as they fulfill their missions.

Exponent Philanthropy

Exponent Philanthropy is the country’s largest association of funders and the only one dedicated to serving foundations with few or no staff, philanthropic families and individual donors. It offers a...

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