Descriptions for positions involving Managing Director, C-Level and Vice President.
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Earlier this month, the Forum submitted a letter to the California General Assembly’s Judiciary Committee in opposition to Assembly Bill 1712.
A collection of sample welcome letters or packets sent by philanthropy-serving organizations to new members or new staff at existing members.
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A collection of sample financial policy guidelines for reserve funds and investments from philanthropy-serving organizations.
Compilation of a listserv query about where philanthropy-serving organizations are investing their operating reserve funds and if anyone is using program-related investments or impact investing strategies.
Compiled responses from a listserv query about how philanthropy-serving organizations handle pro-rating an organization's first year of membership.
A transcript of the first episode of the ForumNation podcast featuring Daranee Petsod of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees. Daranee explains how her experience as a young immigrant from Thailand has shaped her career work as a bridge-builder, what its been like for GCIR to be thrust into the frontlines of our country's immigration debate, and how surfing has helped her manage the stresses of her work.
In the first episode of our ForumNation podcast, David Biemesderfer interviews Daranee Petsod. Daranee explains how her experience as a young immigrant from Thailand has shaped her career work as a bridge-builder, what its been like for GCIR to be thrust into the frontlines of our country's immigration debate, and how surfing has helped her manage the stresses of her work.
A one-page handout distributed during the 2020 Foundations on the Hill (FOTH) about FPN and the issues that are essential to Florida grantmakers.
In the second episode of our ForumNation podcast, David Biemesderfer interviews Amanda Misiko Andere. Amanda explains why addressing racial equity is an imperative to ending homelessness in America, how her theater experience has come in handy throughout her career, and why “surrender” is her word of the year for 2020.
A transcript of the second episode of the ForumNation podcast featuring Amanda Misiko Andere of Funders Together to End Homelessness. Amanda explains why addressing racial equity is an imperative to ending homelessness in America, how her theater experience has come in handy throughout her career, and why “surrender” is her word of the year for 2020.
Compilation of a listserv query about how philanthropy-serving organizations handle membership engagement internally - how are tasks split among staff and how engagements are tracked and scored.
This membership guide will help you make the most of your membership and become a part of our network of regional and national philanthropy-serving organizations.
Sample language from philanthropy-serving organizations regarding the coronavirus both internally and externally.
As COVID-19 continues to spread in the country, it has been on top of mind for many philanthropy-serving organizations as the consider how this can affect operations, programming, member services and more. We collected how PSOs are responding with internal policies and external programs and other member services, along with recommended resources and events.