Strengthening Nonprofits Initiative
The Area Foundation is building capacity in the nonprofit community through our Strengthening Nonprofits Initiative.
Launched in 2011, the Strengthening Nonprofits Initiative is a targeted grant making effort designed to increase the effectiveness of nonprofits so they can better achieve their missions.
Supporting nonprofits with grants
Since inception, $1.4 million in grants have been awarded to help build the capacity of nonprofits in areas such as leadership training, staff development, strategic planning, technology resources and more. Nonprofits can apply for a strengthening nonprofits grant from the Area Foundation.
You can help strengthen nonprofit organizations.
Make a gift to the Strengthening Nonprofits Initiative.