Individuals & Families

harp-weaver helps philanthropic individuals and families maximize the impact, influence and reach of their charitable dollars through high-touch advising services comparable to the role of a family foundation executive director.
Philanthropy Advising

– Regular meetings
– Grantee review & analysis
– Values & mission articulation
– Guidelines & policies
– Grantmaking strategy & plan
– Decision making process & governance
– Education

Grantmaking Services
– Proposal management
– Identification of prospective grantees
– Site visits
– Funding recommendations
– Grant disbursements and follow-up
– Annual review
– Plan modification

Other Services
– Mentor children and young adults
– Explain charitable gifting vehicle options
– Support different grantmaking approaches including:  social impact investing, international grantmaking and microfinance
– Organize philanthropic component to personal travel plans