CF Insights asks a very simple but important question: "What if each community foundation could know what all community foundations collectively know?" This collection features research produced and funded by community foundations, and other resources relevant to the field. Contact us at and visit us at

Search this collection

Clear all

2 results found

reorder grid_view

Power Amidst Renewal: Foundation Support for Sustaining Advocacy After Disasters

September 21, 2010

Follows up a 2007 report on the effectiveness of foundations and nonprofits in advocating for systemic changes in the Gulf Coast and lessons learned. Calls for collaboration, regionalizing agendas, and integrating advocacy into missions and grant periods.

Power Amidst Chaos: Foundation Support for Advocacy Related to Disasters

December 31, 2007

Lays out principles for funding effective disaster-related advocacy: build robust civic sectors before disasters hit, support local groups that give voice to vulnerable populations, and establish strong organizations that can advocate for the long term.