Westly Foundation

Location: Po Box 7804, Menlo Park, 94026 CA

EIN: 94-3368338

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2Gives more than money1"Gets" nonprofits and issues1Builds relationships1Friendly1Insightful1Likes site visits1Openminded1Positive leader in the field1Responsive

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Westly Foundation

Nov 09, 2017

Grant Applicant - applied in 2016

This funder is fairly selective because they make a limited number of grants at a time.
Thus even if your org seems like a fit with prior grant-making, don't assume you'll be funded. Also, funding is typically for a max of thee or four years and a max of $25k/year.

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Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Feb 07, 2017

Partner or work closely with this funder

Does site visit before funding and does a good job of participating in events to get to know CBO's better. Also willing to open up their networks to see if there are other people who should be involved or know what we do. Very realistic with what we can do with the money they give.

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Gives more than money

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