Building Capacity of Eligible Organizations

7780000935-R1-E006The Jessie Ball duPont Fund helps eligible organizations improve their operations and systems so that they can accomplish the most with the resources at hand. Two such examples are:

  • The Energy Conservation Initiative for Small Private Colleges, which helps colleges save energy, reduce their carbon footprint and engage students in campus-wide energy saving initiatives. LEARN MORE »
  • The Jessie Ball duPont Fund Nonprofit Institutes, administered by the Center for Public and Nonprofit Leadership at Georgetown University, which provide professional training opportunities for staff and board members of the Fund’s eligible nonprofit organizations. LEARN MORE »

The Fund also awards grants to meet the specific capacity-building needs of individual organizations, supporting activities such as board and staff development, strategic planning, fund development and organizational restructuring.