Asking ‘why’ can improve your organization

Posted on Sep 22, 2016 | 0 comments

by Julianne Buck Executive Director, CFGC   Morris Herald-News Published: Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 5:30 a.m. CDT   “Why?” This a question I ask – often.   It’s not a critical “Why the heck do you do THAT?” It’s an understanding “Why do you do it? What are the underlying factors that cause your organization to do what it does?”   The Community Foundation of Grundy County improves the quality of life through leadership and philanthropy, therefore...

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Grundy Community Foundation collaborates with numerous area nonprofit agencies

Posted on Sep 8, 2016 | 0 comments

By Devan Gagliardo – Program Director of the Community Foundation of Grundy County Sept. 8, 2016 If you read my article last month, you’ll remember I said, “If you’ve seen one community foundation, you’ve seen one community foundation.” This is for the simple fact that each community is unique; therefore, each community foundation adapts its programs and services to fit the needs in that community. Although all community foundations offer...

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