ABFE is seeking to hire a Chief of Staff who is responsible for aligning ABFE's internal processes to ensure that ABFE's staff can support the organization’s strategic direction and growth with high productivity and optimism about meeting present and future goals.
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The Forum has compiled a list of resources for relief efforts for Hurricane Dorian to support those who have been impacted. Please be sure to share the resources with your members to support the communities during these trying times.
Grand Rapids Community Foundation is seeking to hire a Program Director who will work under the supervision of the Vice President of Program to build, lead and implement strategies to allocate resources that balance systems-level work with support for catalytic opportunities at the grassroots level.
Philanthropy Southwest is seeking to hire a Vice President of Professional Learning and Public Policy who is responsible for identifying, developing, and deliver professional learning programs throughout the southwest region, including the Annual Conference and Roadshow.
Forum members engaged in a listserve discussion about remote employee stipends being distributed within their respective organizations for using their personal computer for organizational matters.
PEAK Grantmaking is seeking to hire a Membership Director who is responsible for growing and maintaining a national network of more than 4,000 grants management professionals, providing leadership to engage them in realizing our mission to improve how grants get made. Leading membership programs, services, and operations, the Director ensures members receive a high quality of service experience and maintaining a high level of interface with PEAK’s members.
This spreadsheet provides the results of a Forum survey that asked PSOs to report their census activities and advocacy in preparation for the 2020 Census.
Sample letter to request a meeting with your federal lawmaker.
The Charitable Giving Coalition sent this letter to all members of the House Ways and Means Committee. The Charitable Giving Coalition (CGC), a coalition of associations representing thousands of charitable and faith-based organizations across the country, strongly supports the enactment of a universal charitable deduction.
This brief and funding recommendations considers the implications of the 'public charge' rule and how philanthropy can mount an effective immediate and long-term response.
Technology Affinity Group has released two new resources as a part of its Cybersecurity Essentials for Philanthropy series. This publication offer best practices and suggestions based on the collective on-the-ground knowledge and experience of philanthropic organizations across North America.
Technology Affinity Group has released two new resources as a part of its Cybersecurity Essentials for Philanthropy series. This publication offers best practices and suggestions based on the collective on-the-ground knowledge and experience of philanthropic organizations across North America.
The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (TFN) is seeking to hire a CRM Manager who is responsible for serving in leadership, project management, support and technical capacity roles. From a technical perspective, this role will work within Salesforce and related technologies to ensure high quality, high functioning, and secure system on an ongoing basis.
Based on a survey of more than 250 community foundations that collectively hold more than 90 percent of the field's assets, the 2018 Columbus Survey report found that total community foundation assets increased 0.12 percent on a year-over-year basis, to $86.8 billion.
The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities is seeking to hire a Program Associate who is responsible for providing administrative and program support to TFN staff and contractors in several different program areas. The program associate will have lead responsibility for event planning, meeting logistics, and scheduling, and will also assist staff or contractors based in other offices around the country.
Co-sponsors of the Charitable Giving Tax Deduction Act (H.R. 651), Representatives Chris Smith (R-NJ) and Henry Cuellar (D-TX), shared a Dear Colleague letter with their fellow representatives, encouraging them to support an above-the-line deduction for charitable donations.
The national Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup shared the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Census Equity Fund. The Fund supports census preparation and outreach in regions with high proportions of historically undercounted populations and fewer philanthropic resources.
Leading a board, committee or community group is tough work. Keeping team members engaged, informed, and moving in the same direction is a must, but you can't overwhelm their inboxes or burden them with using complicated software. Cureo makes it easier with an affordable and easy-to-use engagement hub designed for nonprofits.
As in past years, the Connecticut Giving Report documents charitable giving by individuals, bequests, and foundations as well as philanthropic trends and insights.
How has place-based family philanthropy evolved over time? Rather than look first to comparing the contrasting decisions—why a place or issue basis for giving—this study is designed to examine how family foundations and funds committed to place are sustaining (or not sustaining) that commitment over generations.