Common Impact and Taproot Foundation connect skilled, private-sector volunteers with nonprofits through pro-bono consulting projects. The two organizations realized that they had complementary strengths including leadership development programs, corporate partnerships, a global footprint, and a robust online platform that connect volunteers and nonprofits. A SeaChange-Lodestar Fund for Nonprofit Collaboration grant provided partial funding for a consulting engagement to explore a merger.
Grant Amount: $11,250
Year Granted: 2017
Grantee: Taproot Foundation
Grantee Website: Taproot Foundation