Greater Good Blog

A Quick Guide to Great Direct Giving Options

A Quick Guide to Great Direct Giving Options

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Arabella Advisors team has fielded multiple requests from philanthropists seeking to use direct giving and unconditional cash transfers to help those most affected. Donors can “give directly” in various ways, including via national and place-based nonprofit intermediaries who facilitate cash transfers, through grassroots crowdfunding campaigns, or by going […]

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Responding to COVID-19: The Kataly Foundation’s Approach

Responding to COVID-19: The Kataly Foundation’s Approach

The coronavirus pandemic has forced foundations and philanthropists across the country to reexamine existing processes to better support grantees and the communities they serve. The Kataly Foundation is supporting recovery and resilience with a trust-based, equity-focused approach that others may find instructive. The Kataly Foundation was created in 2018 by Regan Pritzker and Chris Olin. […]

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Speeding Relief to Small Business Restauranteurs

Speeding Relief to Small Business Restauranteurs

How the James Beard Foundation created a rapid-response fund to support independent, small business restaurants in communities across the United States. The coronavirus crisis has disrupted all sectors of the food economy, upending supply chains and turning grocery store employees into our front line of defense. The independent restaurant sector and its millions of employees […]

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Pursuing My Biggest Possible Impact

Pursuing My Biggest Possible Impact

Arabella Advisors recently welcomed Jeremy Gregg to the team as our first Managing Director in Texas. Jeremy originally posted the note below about his decision to join the firm via Facebook. We have re-posted it here with permission.   A decade ago, my friend Salah Boukadoum sat me down for coffee and challenged me to dream […]

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Good Food Companies Step Up in Response to COVID-19

Good Food Companies Step Up in Response to COVID-19

As you may know, Arabella Advisors manages an impact investing club called Good Food Ventures, which focuses on connecting investors interested in building Good Food systems with early-stage companies that are doing exactly that. In the wake of COVID-19, we’ve been thrilled to see many of these companies stepping up to contribute to relief efforts, […]

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Arabella Advisors Welcomes Jeremy Gregg as its First Texas-Based Managing Director

Arabella Advisors Welcomes Jeremy Gregg as its First Texas-Based Managing Director

Arabella Advisors is thrilled to announce that Jeremy Gregg has joined the firm as its first Managing Director based in Texas. The addition of Jeremy in Texas will significantly increase Arabella Advisors’ ability to offer our services and support to philanthropists, impact investors, and other social-impact innovators throughout the state. His focus will be on […]

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