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Rural Philanthropy: What Do We Need to Do to Support Rural Communities?

Tuesday, July 16, 1:45 - 3:15 pm

Rural communities have suffered from a lack of serious attention and understanding from philanthropy. What can PSOs do to change this dynamic and engage more of our members to work in rural regions and with rural populations that often have been unseen and unheard?

Speakers: John Feather, Ph.D.Chief Executive Officer, Grantmakers in Aging; Lyn Hunter (@LynHunter98118), Director, Regional Strategies and Networks, Philanthropy Northwest; Janine Lee, President & CEO, Southeastern Council of Foundations; Rachel Leon, Executive Director, Environmental Grantmakers Association and Allan Smart, Project Director, Rural Philanthropic Analysis Project at Campbell University