I’m a Funder

We asked leading grant-makers why and when they used digital design principles in their funding process. Here are the most common scenarios:

I’m deciding whether to fund a charity to develop a digital product or service

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I’m am funding a charity to develop a digital product / service and I want to make sure they do it right

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I’m a funder trying / thinking of funding digital services and want to know more

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Other things you might want to consider:

These items are part of a larger overall Checklist for Funders. Take a look at the whole collection here:

The Funders Checklist

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