This link will take you to brief downloadable stories that illustrate Beldon’s program strategies.
The Beldon Fund's ten-year experience with spending out while seeking to accomplish an ambitious mission yielded a range of useful lessons that we believe are applicable more broadly.
They cover the practical nuts and bolts of putting a foundation on a spend-out course as well as specific tips on effective program strategies to achieve impact.
Spending Out Download PDF
Promoting Collaboration Among Grantees Download PDF
Funding Nonpartisan Civic Engagement Activities Download PDF
Engaging New Advocacy Partners Download PDF
Developing a State-Based Advocacy Program Download PDF
Building a Field of Practice Download PDF
Engaging Other Funders Download PDF
Achieving Impact in a Limited Time Frame Download PDF
Responsible Exiting Principles Download PDF