This is the Momentum Fund Communications Toolkit which has sample messaging for newsletters, social media and images.
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Sample language from philanthropy-serving organizations about their Continuity of Operations Plan.
Advice from Forum members on who they use Slack at their organization.
Charitable Giving Coalition letter to House Ways Means Chairman, Richard Neal (D-MA) and Ranking Member Kevin Brady (R-TX), urging support for stronger charitable giving incentives in the next COVID-19 legislative package.
A section-by-section summary of small business provisions in the PPP and Health Care Enhancement Act, passed by the Senate on April 21, 2020.
Bill text of Phase 3.5 of COVID-19 legislation, the PPP and Health Care Enhancement Act, passed by the Senate on April 21, 2020.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy provides foundation executives, board members, nonprofit professionals, and others with the indispensable information and practical advice they need to help them change the world.
Letter from a group of members of the Charitable Giving Coalition, including the Forum, asking Congress to include DAFs in relief legislation.
On March 18, 2020, the Forum signed on to a second letter that asks Congress to provide an infusion of $60 billion in capital to America’s charitable nonprofits to maintain operations, expand scope to address increasing demands, and stabilize losses from closures throughout the country.
On March 12, 2020, the Forum signed on to a letter to Congressional offices outlining why nonprofits must be included in COVID-19 stimulus package legislation.
To try to better understand our members' attitudes and impressions, we conducted our annual member satisfaction survey last fall. We are grateful to the 135 respondents who shared their feedback. We want you to know we are listening to you and planning for a great 2020 of programming and services to meet your needs.
CECP has shared a toolkit to help you share this survey with corporations in your network. It includes sample language, how to take the survey and additional resources.
Sample handouts and leave behind packets developed by regional associations for Foundations on the Hill.
Use this resource as talking points for your Hill meetings at FOTH. The document includes suggested topics and messages to deliver to your members of Congress to ensure that all delegations are speaking with one voice about the issues that impact the sector.
Send this two-pager in advance of a Hill meeting to preview the topics you wish to discuss or provide it at the end of the Hill meeting as part of your leave-behind packet.
American Red Cross is seeking to hire a Regional Philanthropy Officer who works closely with will be responsible for meeting an annual revenue target between $500k to $1M by working with an assigned portfolio of about 200+ donors and prospects to advance the mission of the organization and assist donors in creating meaning in their lives through giving to the American Red Cross.
American Red Cross is seeking to hire a Donor Development Officer who will work to reach out to current, past and prospective donors in expanding their financial support of the work of the American Red Cross. You will be responsible for meeting an annual revenue target by working with an assigned portfolio of donors and prospects to advance the mission of the organization and assist donors in creating meaning in their lives through giving to the American Red Cross.
This is the sample copy of the 2020 Census Invitation letter.
See how other philanthropy-serving organizations are promoting Foundations on the Hill with their members including email and the web.
One of the key findings from United Philanthropy Forum’s 2018 Racial Equity Scan of Philanthropy-Serving Organizations (PSOs) was that Forum members are eager to engage in peer learning, particularly around advancing racial equity in their organizations, with their members and through their programs. In order to advance this learning, and to support member organizations who are at different places on the continuum of equity skills and practice, the Forum is partnering with Change Elemental to create two Racial Equity Peer Learning Cohorts