The Results are In!

Thanks to all of you who completed Foundation Center Atlanta's annual survey.The results provide a valuable snapshot of the community we serve.

How do you match up with our latest "survey selfie?"

Who's visiting us?
Most of our visitors are executives or mid-level staff.

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Why are they visiting us?
Most of our visitors attend classes and special programs.

How frequently do visitors come in person and why?
Most of our visitors visit us 2-5 times per year to conduct research or attend a class or special program.

What is the gender and age of the survey takers?
Most individuals responding to the survey are female between ages 45-64.

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Here's what you told us:

  • The variety of classes taught by professional and approachable instructors have been very helpful. These instructors were available during class time, and made themselves accessible after class time as a resource to help as needed. The Foundation Center has helped me personally as a board member to understand my role in our organization.
  • The Foundation Center provides opportunities to learn about new funding sources and board development opportunities. These items help our nonprofit achieve its goals.
  • During a training class, I drafted a grant proposal for the NEA. After that, I formally applied to the NEA and received a grant for $10,000 for that project.
  • Your Intro to Proposal Writing helped me to wrap my head around what it means to write a grant as I was just starting out. It was a great introduction to something that was very new to me!

Thanks again for taking our survey. We appreciate the feedback! We'll be back for another close-up next year.

Foundation Center – South is here to help you with all your nonprofit capacity building needs. From varied classes on grant prospecting and grant writing to budgets and many more, we produce trainings to build your organization’s infrastructure. We’re here to help you and your team!