The Weingart Foundation seeks to build a better America by offering constructive assistance to people in need, thereby helping them to lead more rewarding, responsible lives.
Funders are most effective when they solicit and incorporate feedback from their grantees and applicants into their grantmaking plans.
We are busy finalizing our grant strategy for FY 2014, which starts July 1, 2013. Since January, we have contacted over 50 nonprofit and philanthropic leaders in Southern California to discuss their thoughts on the challenges and opportunities facing the sector. We continuously review relevant literature on current trends in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors and incorporate the information we receive from our nonprofit partners through the grant application process. Read more