Adapting in-person programs to online delivery
by Healthy City Community Foundation Banská Bystrica
ECFI Action Learning – Digital transformation report by Healthy City Community Foundation Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. Transferring activities to the virtual world.
Digitalising processes for remote work and engagement with the community
by Community Foundation of the Canavese
ECFI Action Learning – Digital transformation report by Community Foundation of the Canavese, Italy. Use of more visual and digital communication.
Website redesign to include better digital communication with stakeholders
by Munus Community Foundation
ECFI Action Learning – Digital transformation report by Munus Community Foundation, of Parma, Italy. New website to enhance visibility and facilitate online giving.
Implementing a donor portal for donors to access information through the community foundation’s website
by Community Foundation for Ireland
ECFI Action Learning – Digital transformation report by the Community Foundation for Ireland. First steps towards integrated a donor portal with a CRM.
Using digital tools for strategic planning
by Two Ridings Community Foundation
Two Ridings Community Foundation (UK) has used the digital space creatively for long term planning. Their report indicates that while digital engagement presented some different challenges the basics of good engagement didn’t change and it helped drive a shift towards its convening advocating and supporting role.
Five groups working towards establishing community foundations in Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Trag Foundation has engaged five groups from Sarajevo, Bijeljina, Zenica, the region of Birač and the municipalities surrounding the mountain of Borja in its program to establish community foundations in the Western Balkans region.
5 Takeaways from the Collective Action Learning Process – Digital Transformation
Ten community foundations participated in Action Learning to transform their digital challenges into practical solutions. Mihaela Giurgiu, ECFI’s peer learning expert, identified 5 key take-aways.
Community Foundations and support organisations response to the pandemic and their look towards the future: A comparative overview between Italy and Romania
by ACR and Assifero
A report from a virtual exchange between Assifero and Association for Community Relations, support organisations in Italy and Romania, identifying opportunities and threats that are noteworthy for practitioners in the community foundation field anywhere.
Knowledge Capsule 1 – The Value of Community Foundations
by Alina Prumb
This blog by Alina Porumb describing the Inspire-change Knowledge Capsule, a ‘self-paced learning space’ for community foundation practitioners, as it is now and how it will be further developed
SDGs - Tools for business practice: A view from Moscow
by Daria Isaeva
Daria Isaeva, Programme manager, Russian Donors Forum reflects on a panel discussion which involved participants from the corporate and non-profit sector about the role that community foundations play in achieving the SDGs. The discussion took place during The Forum of Partnership organized by UN Global Compact in Moscow.
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.