Join Funders Together to End Homelessness for a webinar on May 22, 2018, exploring how housing instability and homelessness affect education outcomes.
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Join us in San Francisco for #ForumCon17 for the the nation’s largest gathering of the CEOs and staffs of philanthropy-serving organizations in the field.
Southern California Grantmakers is seeking to hire a Vice President of Public Policy & Government Relations who is responsible for providing strategic leadership in the development, enhancement, and implementation of the organizations’ policy advocacy and legislative agendas to ensure that policy goals are achieved.
Census 2020 operations are underway as the country prepares for Census Day on April 1, 2020. All a driver of important funding and policy decisions, the Census also impacts the work to prevent and end homelessness across the country. So, what does this mean for philanthropy, and how can funders work within states and communities to ensure a fair and accurate count of people experiencing homelessness or housing instability and other hard-to-count populations
During this session, participants will review the collective results of the Forum’s recently released 2019 capacity profiles and share trends and opportunities for PSOs’ public policy work. PSOs will also review their profiles and discuss their challenges, experiences and successes with their peers.
- David Biemesderfer, President & CEO, United Philanthropy Forum
- Matthew L. Evans, Director of Public Policy, United Philanthropy Forum
Is Grantmaking Getting Smarter? is a national study of philanthropic practice that was done to help us understand how we are doing as a field. The study includes key findings which look at how grantmakers’ approaches to racial equity and culture connect to practice.
We are now less than two years away from “Census Day,” April 1st, 2020! Join a conversation about why the census matters and the role that philanthropy can play in ensuring a fair and accurate count.
The latest edition of our month-by-month advocacy guide is now available! The December 2017 edition of the Forum Policy Playbook focuses on the upcoming 2018 PolicyWorks Institute and Foundations on the Hill schedule for March 11-14 in Washington, DC.
In November, elections around the country provided us with some of our first insights into how voters are responding after a year of political polarization and deep divisions.
Join PEAK Grantmaking for GM 101, an exclusive training workshop designed for professionals new to their role in grants management, on October 24 in San Francisco, CA.
Measurement is clearly at the heart of impact investing. But how are foundations navigating the measurement tools that exist—and has the impact investing field developed fully enough the measures necessary for scaling and making deep impact? This one and a half-hour webinar will provide answers to these questions by bringing together active impact investors and highly respected measurement experts.
Foundations Facilitate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Partnering with Community and Nonprofits, a report by the OMG Center for Collaborative Learning, confirms that foundations can, in fact, facilitate diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) through their grantmaking processes and their partnerships with nonprofits—and identifies eight specific practices for foundations to emulate.
This report from Pantheon profiles 8 Amazing Drupal Launches, including the Forum's Salesforce-Drupal Platform.
In this webinar, we’ll discuss questions related to foundation financial health.
Join PEAK Grantmaking to learn about common ways that grantmakers get bogged down in their own internal grantmaking processes, diagnose your own processes, and share stories with colleagues about streamlining efforts. Participants will develop next steps for streamlining from the inside out to understand who will need to be on-board for change to start and stick.
Grassroots Grantmakers’ On The Ground is different from many traditional conferences. On The Ground is a learning-exchange conference that takes place in neighborhoods and is co-led by residents and grantmakers.
Join us in Cleveland for #ForumCon19 for the nation’s largest gathering of the CEOs and staffs of philanthropy-serving organizations.
We are excited to announce the release of our 2018 Compensation & Benefits for Philanthropy-Serving Organizations report - providing comprehensive benchmarking data and analyses on regional and national PSOs’ employment practices