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    Good afternoon, all! We are updating our scholarship review process at Grand Island (NE) Community Foundation, and I'd love to see some ways in which others out there are evaluating student applications. For the past X number of years, our reviewers ...

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    ​​Your Community Foundation of North Central WV is in the process of developing an employment agreement for its CEO.  As its treasurer I would appreciate access to any resources available in this area.  Certainly copies of existing agreements would be ...

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    Hi all, We retooled all of our reports last year and we're very happy with the results. We wanted grantees to stop telling us what they thought we wanted to hear and actually tell us about challenges and lessons learned  in their program. We were very ...

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