Northern California Grantmakers’ President and CEO Ellen LaPointe will leave the organization to become the CEO of Fenway Health in Boston, Massachusetts.
After almost 45 years of serving philanthropy, Forum member Philanthropy Northwest has updated its brand identity to tell a clear and concise story and showcase its vision for innovative, effective and equitable philanthropy.
Forum member Funders Forefront is embarking upon a transformational new project that will provide a north star for the social impact sector and strengthen our commitment to maximizing its Members’ potential: FBRK Impact House, opening spring 2020. Once completed, FBRK Impact House will be Chicago’s first innovation-based philanthropy center dedicated to supporting and serving grantmakers, family foundations and impact investors.
The effects of Hurricane Florence are ongoing and worsening in many parts of North Carolina. Immediate relief efforts are underway, and long-term recovery and rebuilding will be required for the foreseeable future. With this in mind, our member North Carolina Network of Grantmakers is compiling information and resources related to the philanthropic response in the state.
Forum member Hispanics in Philanthropy is now accepting applications as part of its Latino Civic Participation Grant. This grant pool is aimed at supporting and strengthening locally-focused Latino nonprofits to ensure that Latinos play a critical role in civic life.
Over the weekend, the Carr Fire in Shasta County intensified, with nearly 100,000 acres now burned, over 720 homes and 240 other buildings destroyed, and six deaths.
Wildfires are forcing thousands of people from their homes and destroying millions of dollars in property. Here are resources and information from Forum members in the region to support.
At the recent Philanthropy WV Annual Conference, four leaders and community collaborations were honored for their impact on West Virginia’s citizens and communities across the Mountain State.