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Interview with Rob Talbot, Executive Director of Josiah White’s Quakerdale Foundation.

In this interview we will look at Endowment Giving. We will explore What it is, How it works, and Who can participate

Recorded on November 9, 2023. Originally published on Tuesday, November 21, 2023.

Table of Contents

00:42 Interview Begins
00:55 What is an endowment fund?
02:05 Where did the money in the Quakerdale Foundation’s endowment fund come from?
04:58 How do you use the annual investment income generated by your endowment fund?
07:45 What types of organizations are you looking to support?
08:45 What is the application process?
10:42 Can an organization loose it’s approved status?
11:40 When are organizations notified of a new grant cycle opening up?
12:35 What types of programs or services are you looking to fund?
13:30 What other services do you offer besides grants?
14:45 Who sist on the grant committee?
15:20 Who makes the final decision?
16:20 When does the money arrive?
15:50 Final comments


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