There is growing interest in both strategic grantmaking and evaluation, as foundations and nonprofits become progressively more aware of how focused attention in these areas can serve their mutual best interests. Organizations such as
Alexandra Mitchell is President of Pathfinder Solutions, Inc. (www.pathfinder-solutions.com), which offers organizational capacity consulting and evaluation services to foundations, nonprofits and government agencies. She has provided training and technical assistance to community organizations across Colorado and has guided the development and evaluation of national programs for organizations such as the Conference of Southwest Foundations, the National Association of Adult Protective Services, and the Health Resources and Services Administration. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.