Grantees provide valuable perspective that can help inform a funder’s support and services.
Anonymously survey grantees (or find ways to ask them conversationally) about your practices as a funder
Before making major changes or updates, glean grantee feedback to inform those changes
Inform grantees on how their input was used (or not) to inform your decision(s), and why
Offers insight that can help funders better serve grantees
Encourages mutual trust and authenticity
Improves funder practices and policies, with the potential to provide learning for the field of philanthropy