GivingTuesday launches coaching & micro-grant programme for grassroots leaders

first_img About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com. The initial funding pool is $250,000 USD, with most grants awarded expected to be between $2,500 and $7,500.Applications will be reviewed by a team of regional directors, and evaluated on the following criteria: Leadership and Vision, Potential Impact, Ingenuity and Creativity, Focus on Generosity, Cultural Relevance, Diversity and Belonging, Measurable Goals, Clear Plan.Those successful will be notified by 6 October. They will then receive coaching and peer support alongside their grant, within a virtual learning community.  347 total views,  2 views today Melanie May | 27 August 2020 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 GivingTuesday is offering grassroots leaders coaching and micro-grants through new ‘learning collective’ the Starling Collective.The Starling Collective offers coaching, peer learning and connection to GivingTuesday’s global leader network, as well as microgrants to jumpstart or accelerate on-the-ground work.It is now seeking applications from anywhere in the world, from organisations or individuals with ‘innovative approaches to catalyzing generosity, empathy, equity and justice’, with a deadline of 1 September.  348 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 GivingTuesday launches coaching & micro-grant programme for grassroots leaders Have an innovative idea that will spur more community action? Have a plan for tackling a tough issue, but need some help putting it into action? Apply to @GivingTuesday’s Starling Collective – a new coaching + microgrant program. https://t.co/YYGHCkXowC pic.twitter.com/TagpulcVOF— GivingTuesday (@GivingTuesday) August 23, 2020 Advertisement Tagged with: Funding Giving Tuesdaylast_img