On November 14, we were thrilled to host the first annual Pacific Foundation Services community gathering, marking the season with a new fall tradition offering our amazing client community the chance to connect, learn, and celebrate our partnerships in philanthropy.
In June 2018, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued an update for nonprofit enterprises clarifying accounting practices for grants and contributions.
If you’re involved in any way with a private foundation, you will no doubt be familiar with the “5% payout rule.” As advocates for effective philanthropy, all of us at Pacific Foundation Services want to add ease and joy to giving back
A number of PFS client foundations have given permission for staff to send information to the Foundation Center, and that is great! Why? Because the Foundation Center
An interesting new report called The Giving Code: Silicon Valley Nonprofits and Philanthropy, written by Alexa Cortés Culwell and Heather McLeod Grant of Open Impact
Our last blog post looked at site visits, in particular how foundations can help make them more productive. In this post, we return to site visits from the nonprofit’s perspective, and answer some frequently asked questions from our nonprofit colleagues.