- resource provided by the Forum Network Knowledgebase.
Search Tip: Search with " " to find exact matches.
More than 33 PSO organizations signed onto a letter opposing the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
This study of family foundations in 2008 summarizes key findings regarding how many active family foundations are planning to spend down or exist in perpetuity (or have not yet made a decision), and examines their motivations and decision-making.
Resources developed by the Charitable Giving Coalition, the Forum, Council on Foundations, and regional philanthropy networks around protecting the Charitable Deduction. These include FAQs, infographics, talking points, position statements, op-eds, and other sample articles.
A broad study commissioned in 2007 by United Philanthropy Forum of the characteristics, benefits, and impact of giving circles across the country.
Sample job descriptions or announcements for positions involving programming or grantmaker education responsibilities.
Compiled responses from a January 27, 2010 listserve query regarding the use of online communications to promote RA annual conferences.
How to measure the value and results of corporate philanthropy remains one of corporate giving professionals’ greatest challenges. This report offers a review of recent measurement studies, models, and evidence drawn from complementary business disciplines as well as the social sector.
As the KM Partners transitioned from proprietary, outmoded systems to the new Drupal-Salesforce platform, we conducted a thorough discovery and vendor selection process. The documents resulting from that process are presented here for historical reference.
United Philanthropy Forum is seeking to hire a Senior Manager of Public Policy who is responsible for ensuring that the Forum works as effectively as possible to advance the work of our members to engage in government relations, advocacy and public policy work at the state, regional and national level.
St. Petersburg, FL
Fish and Wildlife Foundation seeks Major Gifts & Events Manager to work closely with President & CEO to manage the Foundation’s major ($10,000+) and principal ($1 million+) gifts fund raising program and associated events, including the Foundation’s annual BlueGreen Gala. S/he will manage the major gift fundraising components of the Foundation’s philanthropy database and the Foundation’s prospect tracking system, ensuring the timely and accurate entry of prospect information. S/he will organize prospect strategy meetings to help ensure the best possible cultivation, solicitation and stewardship strategies are in place for each prospective major donor.
St. Petersburg, FL
Annual Giving & Membership Manager postion at Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida. This position works closely with the President & CEO to build the foundation's annual support program and help ensure the Foundation meets its annual operating revenue targets. S/he will manage the Foundation’s direct-mail and e-mail fund raising solicitations and other strategies to build an increasingly large and diverse universe of annual financial supporters, making strategic use of the FWC database of 2.5 million Florida fishing and hunting license holders and other target audiences.
Indiana Philanthropy Alliance shares a snapshot of promising practices for advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in philanthropy.
How can grantmakers use knowledge management to increase the impact of their work? Explore key issues and lessons learned from Grantmakers for Effective Organizations.
Audio and materials developed by Council of Michigan Foundations to help Community Foundations select Grants Management Software, including the development of a functional requirement document, vendor comparison chart, staff survey, and lessons learned.
This worksheet developed by Cary Walski of Minnesota Council on Foundations helps Google Analytics users identify goals for their website.
This publication outlines the law and factors related to conflict of interest and includes examples of situations that foundations regularly encounter.
Funders for a Just Economy (FJE), a working group of Neighborhood Funders Group, seeks a program manager with organizing, communications, and program development skills to assist in managing and documenting its programming, leadership development, and evolving economic justice analysis.
Philanthropy Northwest is seeking a motivated professional who is passionate and skilled in program management, facilitation and evaluation to develop and implement learning experiences for our network of philanthropic professionals from foundations across our six-state region.
The Director, Prospect Management and Research (PMR), is responsible for strategically building a collaborative and centralized prospect management system while simultaneously providing research services and in support of reaching PPG's ambitious fundraising goals.