Financial Administration & Accounting
Strategic Planning & Governance
Communications & Community Relations
FAQs - Private & Family Foundations
FAQs - Corporate Foundations
Strategic philanthropy is difficult, time consuming and expensive. By using some of those [philanthropic] resources to hire highly qualified, experienced, and committed professionals, we demonstrate that philanthropic investments are as valuable as financial investments.
Communications and Community Relations
Accessibility and accountability have become increasingly important for foundations. LKM works with the foundation to develop a communications strategy to maximize the positive impact of the foundation’s work that is tailored to the foundation’s desired level of public recognition and interaction, from highly visible to anonymous.
Management of External Communications
Management of all foundation external communications including production of an annual report, research reports, press releases and grant publicity
Management of Internal Communications
Management of all foundation internal communications including on-line review of financial reports, board dockets, grant proposals and grant recommendations.
Web-Site Development and Maintenance
Development and maintenance of foundation’s web-site to communicate with grant-seekers and the public. On line-grant submission and review capability, if desired.
Maintenance of ongoing positive relations between foundation and grant recipients, grant-seekers, and other community agencies. Representation of the foundation's interests in appropriate community forums.
Privacy and Security
Implementation of strategies that maintain privacy and security for donors and board members.
Coordination of foundation’s media relations and representation at community events to increase recognition of the foundation’s and grantee’s activities and promote their goals.