PEAK Grantmaking seeks a Programs and Knowledge Manager who works with the Programs Directors to develop a strong content development strategy and project plan. This position supports PEAK Grantmaking’s work to identify equitable, effective, and efficient, philanthropic practices and advocate for their adoption by grantmakers.
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With more than 30,000 new private foundations established in the U.S. in the past 20 years, it is vital that early-stage grantmakers learn from the wisdom of those who have gone before them so they can avoid common mistakes and position their grantmaking organizations for success.
With support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Media Impact Funders has been researching trends, challenges and opportunities for global media funding.
Many in our sector are talking about big ideas such as equity and inclusion, narrowing the power gap in our sector, being authentically engaged in our communities, listening and learning from our partners, and living our values in our practice.
GuideStar is pleased to offer 20% discounts on popular GuideStar products to United Philanthropy Forum members and their member organizations in good standing including GuideStar Premium and Pro, GuideStar Nonprofit Compensation Report, and GuideStar Charity Check.
In this video, United Philanthropy Forum members and colleagues share some deeply moving stories of the role that racial equity plays in their personal lives. This is the third video in a three-part Forum video series on racial equity
Asset Funders Network’s latest report, in collaboration with the Closing the Women’s Wealth Gap (CWWG) and the Insight Center for Community Economic Development reveals the current economic reality for millennial women and the primary drivers contributing to their wealth inequities.
The Panta Rhea Foundation is seeking a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as its next Executive Director. This is a unique opportunity for a high-energy nonprofit or philanthropy executive who is deeply committed to social justice. This motivated and ambitious leader will enhance and develop Panta Rhea's core grantmaking programs, help to develop the Board, and seize opportunities for an amplified impact in the field of social justice.
Women Give 2019 is the first study to explore the intersection of race, giving and gender. The report finds that generosity is a value shared by all communities, and that women across race and ethnicity are leading through philanthropy. As communities of color grow in wealth and influence, the study demonstrates the unique perspectives women of color bring to philanthropy and underscores the importance of understanding and engaging donors from diverse backgrounds.
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors has released The Philanthropy Framework, a tool for analysis and planning to guide emerging and established philanthropies to better align resources for maximum impact.
Maine Philanthropy Center is seeking a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as President & CEO. The new President & CEO will join MPC as the organization is poised for growth and increased leadership visibility - at a time when the field of philanthropy is changing.
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations seeks a curious, inspirational President and CEO motivated by possibilities and committed to maximizing philanthropic effectiveness to achieve a more just society. With an adaptive and facilitative leadership style, the President will be an effective mobilizer, collaborator, and bridge builder among GEO’s members, staff, and the broader philanthropic and nonprofit sectors.
Examples of bylaws for national and regional philanthropy-serving organizations.
Council on Foundations seeks a Director of Development who plays a leading role in raising funds through grants and sponsorships to support the Council’s work.
Council on Foundations seeks a Learning Engagement Manager who contributes to the development and activities of the Professional Development Team. The Learning Engagement Manager works independently, with guidance, and collaboratively to develop and implement activities in the following areas: COF conferences and events, online learning and additional professional development programming, to include exploration, development, implementation and assessment.
Council on Foundations seeks a Director of Membership who designs and implements the Council’s organizational strategy for retention and recruitment of Council members. They manage all operational systems of Council membership, which will include supporting finalizing, announcing, and implementing an updated membership dues model in mid-2019.
Council on Foundations seeks a Communications Director who is responsible for the development, integration, and implementation of a communications plan that includes a broad range of public relations and communications tactics aligned to the strategic direction and priorities of the Council on Foundations and its leadership.
CFLeads seeks a Director of Communication who sets and guides the overall vision and strategy for all of the organization’s communications, including website, emails, digital media, print collateral, and public relations outreach.
Orange County Grantmakers, in partnership with the St. Joseph Health Community Partnership Fund, has released a new report providing an equity analysis of the Orange County region.
The Help Desk is designed to provide foundations with access to answers to legal questions related to the operations of a foundation. The foundation world is a complex field that requires specialized legal knowledge and many foundations do not have easy access to an attorney with expertise in this field.