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Bathsheba Philpott is Accelerating DC’s Nonprofit Scene

By Spark Point / January 21, 2021

A lifelong development and fundraising pro, Bathsheba is ensuring nonprofits get the funding and support they deserve A third-generation Washingtonian, Bathsheba Philpott has long worked to support her community. In 1992,, she joined the Alliance for Healthy Homes, an organization focused on environmental health — specifically lead poisoning in low-income housing. “I started in an…

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LaKendra McNair Sparks Change

By Spark Point / September 2, 2020

LaKendra McNair Empowers & Accelerates Minority and Women-Owned Businesses We’re thrilled to officially launch our #BlackWomenSparkChange campaign with LaKendra McNair. LaKendra is a Vice President at M&T Bank who focuses on serving underrepresented business leaders and entrepreneurs in the greater D.C. area. Her “purpose-driven” approach defies traditional banking and lending, empowering women- and minority-owned organizations…

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Find Your Funding Spark: 3 Things about Mission & Impact

By Spark Point / August 24, 2017

Donors do more than provide funding: They provide critical investments in your mission. Are you showing them a return on investment through impact?

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What I Learned in North Carolina

By Spark Point / July 28, 2017

Come find out what happens when Spark Point hits the road!

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Huge Wins in Workforce Development

By Spark Point / July 11, 2017

New funds for workforce development help our clients spark change in communities across greater Washington. 

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We’ve Been Covering a Lot of Ground. Join Us!

By Spark Point / April 4, 2017

Our first quarter newsletter of 2017! See our recent grant wins, new client information, and where Spark Point has been around town. 

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Our Clients’ Success Makes the Holidays That Much Sweeter!

By Spark Point / December 29, 2016

It’s our fourth quarter newsletter! See what we’ve been up to this year and what’s in store for 2017!

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Spark Point Year in Review

By Spark Point / December 29, 2016

Here’s what we have accomplished in 2016. On to 2017! We hope you will join us. 

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Fall Newsletter: New Season, New Services!

By Spark Point / October 18, 2016

Check out our third quarter newsletter to learn more about client successes, our new product, and what our staff has been up to!

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Developing Our New Product: the Takeaways

By Spark Point / October 7, 2016

We’re so excited about our new product, Spark Time! In addition to giving our clients a new opportunity, we learned so much about how we can better serve the nonprofit community. Click here to learn more!

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