How can philanthropy make the case for funding advocacy to end homelessness? Uncertain whether you can fund grantees that lobby? What’s philanthropy’s role in educating new members of Congress on housing and homelessness issues? What does it look like to support local ballot initiative work? Funders Together is partnering with Alliance for Justice to answers these questions and more! We'll also hear from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative on how they are focusing on advocacy and policy work, including lifting up voices of lived experience and political will building.
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Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors has released The Philanthropy Framework, a tool for analysis and planning to guide emerging and established philanthropies to better align resources for maximum impact.
Women Give 2019 is the first study to explore the intersection of race, giving and gender. The report finds that generosity is a value shared by all communities, and that women across race and ethnicity are leading through philanthropy. As communities of color grow in wealth and influence, the study demonstrates the unique perspectives women of color bring to philanthropy and underscores the importance of understanding and engaging donors from diverse backgrounds.
The Panta Rhea Foundation is seeking a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as its next Executive Director. This is a unique opportunity for a high-energy nonprofit or philanthropy executive who is deeply committed to social justice. This motivated and ambitious leader will enhance and develop Panta Rhea's core grantmaking programs, help to develop the Board, and seize opportunities for an amplified impact in the field of social justice.
Asset Funders Network’s latest report, in collaboration with the Closing the Women’s Wealth Gap (CWWG) and the Insight Center for Community Economic Development reveals the current economic reality for millennial women and the primary drivers contributing to their wealth inequities.
Check out the latest releases from around the nonprofit sector featuring items from Asset Funders Network and IUPUI Women's Philanthropy Institute.
Join us in Cleveland for #ForumCon19 for the nation’s largest gathering of the CEOs and staffs of philanthropy-serving organizations.
Save the date for the GCIR 2020 National Convening, philanthropy's foremost conference on immigration, will take place March 11-13, 2020, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Last week the Twitter account for Republican members of the House Ways and Means Committee sent out a cheery Tweet proclaiming that “Despite dooms-day claims that donations would drop, charitable giving amounts are at an ALL-TIME high after GOP #TaxCuts.
Save the Date for PEAK2020--a national conference dedicated to improving how grants get made.
In the third video in a three-part series on racial equity, Forum members and colleagues share some deeply moving stories of the role that racial equity plays in their personal lives.
In this video, United Philanthropy Forum members and colleagues share some deeply moving stories of the role that racial equity plays in their personal lives. This is the third video in a three-part Forum video series on racial equity
To meet the challenges of growth and build new systems to manage our expanding network and programming, NFG joined the Knowledge Management Collaborative of the United Philanthropy Forum in 2017. We have been fortunate to have the help of the Forum in our journey towards better information management, and offer the following reflections from our experience.
In August of 2016, GCIR had only one question about the Forum’s Drupal-Salesforce platform: How soon can we launch? Chats with several members of the collaborative left us chomping at the bit. Make our time-consuming membership renewal process more efficient? Yes, please. Streamline event registration tracking and analysis? Absolutely. Integrations with core services like MailChimp, ReadyTalk, and more? Yes, yes, yes. From automation of simple tasks and centralizing our far-flung data to joining a community of experts from similar organizations, we wanted to launch tomorrow.
Funding Forward is the annual gathering of grantmakers committed to LGBTQ issues organized by the affinity group Funders for LGBTQ Issues.
Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.
Topics in the latest update include Foundations on the Hill (FOTH) and PolicyWorks Institute, Universal Charitable Deduction legislation (H.R. 1260), 2020 Census, UBT repeal, and the Johnson Amendment.
Tune into FCI Webinar Series on Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results on March 19.
Join Philanthropy Southwest for their 2019 Spring Summit Tuesday April 16 to April 18 to learn from experts and peers investing in communities and populations throughout the Southwest.
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.
Join Council of New Jersey Grantmakers for a conference on the importance of the Census data and the impact on our nation a June 11th.