COVID-19 - Community Foundations in Action: France – uncertainty remains our biggest challenge
by Aurélie Reder
Interview with Aurélie Reder, director general at the Community Foundation Metz Mécènes Solidaires
Covid-19 Community Foundations in Action: UK - Maintaining relationships with new donors
by Victoria Miles
Interview with Victoria Miles, Northamptonshire Community Foundation
Covid-19 Community Foundations in Action: Slovakia - Trust in our communities is priceless
by Lubica Lachká
Interview with Lubica Lachká Nitra Community Foundation / Association of Community Foundations in Slovakia (ACFS)
PEX - Philanthropy - Resilience Building storybook
by PEX / DAFNE
Visual harvesting from four online 'scenario thinking' sessions which considered the role of support organisations in resilience building in the philanthropy field.
New roles of Community Foundations in Czechia
by Tomas Krejci
Interview with Tomas Krejci, Chairman of the Czech Association of Community Foundations
Covid-19 Community Foundations in Action: Germany – a virus does not stop our engagement
by Marianne and Wilfried Holze
Interview with Marianne and Wilfried Holze, board members, Community Foundation of Neubrandenburg
What will CFSOs be doing differently in the short and medium term?
Summary report of the discussion and conclusions of two webinars organised by ECFI, held on the 7th and 8th of September 2020, which considered the challenges and opportunities associated with on-line engagement
Implementation of emergency response and recovery funds and programmes - lessons and implications
Summary and visual harvesting of the presentations and discussion on the challenges and lessons from the establishment and implementation of Covid-19 crisis response and recovery funds - reflects on actions through a 4Cs lens, and sets out proposed next steps
Community foundations through and beyond the COVID-19 crisis
Summary and visual harvesting of first discussion on how the pandemic has been impacting on community foundations around Europe and to consider how can we support them through and beyond the COVID-19 crisis.
Tuzla Community Foundation re-frames the SDGs
by Jasna Jašarević
Blog by Jasna Jašarević, Tuzla Community Foundation (Bosnia and Herzegovina), describing how she and the foundation have embraced the SDGs – now used as the framework for their Vital Signs research and report
The ECFI Knowledge Centre is a place where you will find information and resources for, and about, community foundations in Europe. No two community foundations are the same, but they share certain characteristics and challenges. The animation and publications below draw on our analysis of the field and consolidate learning. As the movement grows and matures in Europe we will continue to build our collective knowledge and will regularly add to the publications here.