Whitney Brimfield


Foundation Fundraising in the time of COVID-19

By Whitney Brimfield / March 18, 2020

As you face the flurry of decisions about how to respond to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and ensure that your staff, clients, and communities are safe and healthy, your foundation funders can be helpful partners. Below are some quick steps you can take to keep them in the loop and potentially get increased funding for…

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We’re growing … again!

By Whitney Brimfield / August 26, 2019

We’ve been busy this summer here at Spark Point HQ. With several new clients coming aboard this fall and a growing strategy practice, we are in search of our next hire … a Fundraising Specialist. This position is an opportunity to join us in an exciting period of business growth and development. Spark Point has…

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The Number One Thing You’re Not Talking About at Your Staff Retreat and Why You Should Be.

By Whitney Brimfield / June 26, 2019

If you’re reading this article, we probably don’t need to tell you that fundraising is the fuel of your nonprofit — it’s what keeps the work going! Yet often, fundraising is thought of as its own department, connected to but apart from the rest of the organization, rather than central to its work. In reality,…

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We’re Hiring Grant Writers!

By Whitney Brimfield / May 28, 2019

Are you an excellent writer who wants to help nonprofits win grant funds? We may have a job for you! Check out the job description below. Position Title:                 Grant Writer Time Commitment:      35 hour work week with PTO Reports To:                     CEO Job Description: Spark Point’s Grant Writers are responsible for 1) producing well-written, story-focused,…

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