The National Council of Nonprofits has released Toward Common Sense Contracting: What Taxpayers Deserve, a report that examines the causes and consequences of five recurring problem areas in government-nonprofit contracting practices that involve billions of dollars.
Here are the top ten philanthropy resources that have got us thinking this month.
The New Mexico Association of Grantmakers Board of Directors has announced that Catherine Frey has been named as Executive Director.
The Forum's summer conference is quickly approaching! Get a sneak peek at the agendas for the conference, our PolicyWorks Institute, and the KM Users Session.
On March 27, 2014 Michael Litz, President of the Forum Network, and Vikki Spruill, President of the Council on Foundations announced that the Forum Network would file to become an independent 501(c)3 public charity.
Philanthropy Northwest has just released two big new publications: "Vision and Voice: The Role of Leadership and Dialogue in Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion" and "Philanthropy and the Renewal of Democracy: Is It Time to Step Up Our Game?"
Over 30 philanthropic organizations and corporations have announced pledges totaling more than $170 million over the next five years to support veterans and military families.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
The late April installment of our bi-monthly list of the top ten philanthropy resources igniting conversation in the field.
The Council on Foundations is seeking nominations for its prestigious awards program, which recognizes excellence in philanthropy and honors exemplary leaders for their dedication in uplifting the sector.
One year ago Philanthropy Ohio embarked on an initiative to create a tax incentive in Ohio law encouraging people to donate to permanent endowments at their local community foundations. THe bill has already passed the Ohio House of Representatives by an overwhelming margin, 84 -9. We caught up with Claudia Herrold, Senior Vice President of Communications and Public Policy at Philanthropy Ohio to find out more about the initiative's origins and what's ahead for this bill this year.