Low voter participation levels, especially in the communities most served by nonprofits, impacts the health of our democracy, the effectiveness of grantees, and the ability of foundations to fulfill their missions.
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Join several affinity groups accross sectors for the Affinity Equity Summit and Solidarity Defense & Action Funder Briefing February 12-13, 2018 in Oakland, CA.
At the 2017 FPN Statewide Summit on Philanthropy, you will hear from experts and practitioners spotlighting best practices and case studies to advance our collective work and shift innovation, risk and impact from idea to practical application.
CSR executives have difficult jobs. They are expected to be strategic, aligned with business priorities, and focused on results. Yet success often requires navigating ever-changing expectations and a maze of competing priorities. This strategy toolkit, developed by FSG in partnership with CECP, identifies three tools for clarifying your strategy and transforming your portfolio.
The 86,000 private foundations with less than $50 million in assets account for 98% of all foundations in the United States; however, data about this “super majority” is scant because most private foundation research looks only at the wealthiest 2% of grantmaking philanthropies.
Foundation Source’s 2015 Annual Report on Private Foundations provides a first look into the 2014 investment and grantmaking performance of private foundations with less than $50 million in assets. It is based on the actual transactions of 769...
Through special arrangements with Bromelkamp Company, we offer discounts for Forum members and their members on Bromelkamp Company’s Akoya.net software one-time set-up fee.
United Philanthropy Forum’s Virtual Conference is unlike any other event in the philanthropy sector. It is the only event that brings together people from all of the country’s philanthropy associations and networks—philanthropy-serving organizations (PSOs) that play a key role in advancing, informing and supporting the field.
What does resilience look like personally, organizationally, and in communities as we navigate through this crisis? Recently, philanthropy and other sectors have begun to think about how we can reimagine our systems post-COVID-19. How can we use this disruption to transform how we live and work, reorganize institutions, and create more equitable communities?
The Maine Philanthropy Center is seeking to hire a Senior Manager of Membership and Programs who is responsible for playing a key role in strengthening GEO's community of grantmakers and achieving GEO's revenue goals.
Join us to learn about quick wins and successful strategies for protecting your organization and your nonprofit partners. We will discuss the role of leadership in managing risk, incident response, and how to ensure your foundation and your nonprofit partners can function well in this new reality.
This discussion is an opportunity for you to share what your organization is doing and learn about collaborative efforts from your peers.
The Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP) is seeking to hire a Director of Donor Resources who is responsible for refining and executing it's strategy to reach more individual major donors with it's knowledge and insights, which includes building strong relationships with intermediaries who work with these donors and accurately representing CEP research findings to relevant groups of donors and donor-facing audiences across the United States.
Given the Forum’s commitment through support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to focus on building the investment of philanthropy in rural communities across America as part of an overarching equity agenda, we will explore what this means for public policy.
Join PEAK Grantmaking's Minnesota Regional Chapter for a workshop on values-based grantmaking on February 14, 2018.
A guest post from Kalisha Bass, Arizona Grantmakers Forum about her experience at the our recent annual conference in San Francisco.
This guide to provides you with information on the complex humanitarian emergency as well as offer ideas on how to effectively allocate your philanthropic dollars.
We’ll kick off the conference by hearing from Jamie Merisotis, a globally recognized leader in philanthropy, higher education and public policy.