This guide addresses a single -- if not simple -- question: How can funders minimize financial reporting requirements for nonprofit organizations, while still carrying out proper financial due diligence? Below is a summary of the answers we've identified.
This report responds to Project Streamline's Principle 3: Relieve the burden on grantees. Although online systems should make applying and reporting processes easier for everyone, they are often poorly designed and implemented, wasting time and frustrating grantseekers. The clear recommendations of this guide identify the essential and gold-standard features and practices of online systems to help your grantmaking organization select and implement -- or retrofit, if needed -- a system that is user-friendly and designed to help grantseekers succeed.