Check out the latest releases from around the nonprofit sector featuring items from Center for Effective Philanthropy, Council of New Jersey Grantmakers, Early Childhood Funders Collaborative, Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers in the Arts, Grantmakers in Health, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, Philanthropy Ohio, and Technology Association of Grantmakers.
In a guest post, Maria Vizcarrondo, President at Council New Jersey Grantmakers, shares lesson learned from #ForumCon19 that can be applied to confronting hate.
In a guest post, Anna D'Elia, Program and Services Coordinator at Council of New Jersey Grantmakers shares her reflections of the 2019 Forum annual conference and the lessons learned about partnership encouraging room for growth individually and as an organization.
Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.
Topics in the latest update include the Supreme Court case on the 2020 census and the proposed citizenship question, new guidance from Treasury on Opportunity Zones, and IRS reform legislation.
A guest post from Nina Stack, President of the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers
A collection of sample welcome letters or packets sent by philanthropy-serving organizations to new members or new staff at existing members.
Compilation of examples of how national and regional philanthropy-serving organizations are using communication guidelines to reinforce consistency within their organization.
Collection of sabbatical policies from philanthropy-serving organizations.
Sample membership renewal letters, applications, forms, and invoices from philanthropy-serving organizations.
As a part of preparing their delegations for their Hill meetings, some regional associations put together 1-2 page highlights of each Member of Congress including biographical details, legislative priorities, recent media coverage of interest, committee assignments, prior activity, etc.
Join Council of New Jersey Grantmakers for a conference on the importance of the Census data and the impact on our nation a June 11th.
Sample job descriptions and requests for proposals for public policy related positions including fellows, lobbyists, liaisons, and consultants.
Sample Public Policy committee charters from PSOs.
Join Council of New Jersey Grantmakers for the 2018 Investment Forum for Foundations and Endowments on October 7 in Somerset, NJ.