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Three RA CEOs Named Among Top Women in Philanthropy

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09/16/2015
Michael Chatman, founder and host of the weekly Twitter talk show #WHYIGIVE, has named his Top 20 Women in Philanthropy and Civic Engagement with three regional association CEOs receiving the honor: Forum Board Chair Marissa Manlove of Indiana Philanthropy Alliance, Janine Lee of Southeastern Council of Foundations, and Trista Harris of Minnesota Council on Foundations.
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Who Will Watch the Charities? Regionals Respond

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06/08/2015
On May 31, an op-ed appeared in the New York Times, Who Will Watch the Charities?, from David Callahan, founder and editor of Inside Philanthropy, calling for more oversight of the philanthropic sector and presents four ideas for reform. The Forum and Philanthropy New York, along with others in the field, have submitted responses over the past couple of days.
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Introducing Wisconsin Philanthropy Network

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05/26/2015
The Donors Forum of Wisconsin has announced it has changed its name to Wisconsin Philanthropy Network (WPN). According to Jill Van Calster, President and CEO, “Wisconsin Philanthropy Network more fully expresses our mission and vision for the future without deviating from the values and principles that our organization has embraced over the past 37 years.”
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10 Questions or Less for Paul Daugherty

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03/17/2015

Paul Daugherty is the President of Philanthropy West Virginia, the statewide professional association of private, family, corporate, community and public foundations.In this interview, Paul discusses philanthropy in West Virginia, Foundations on the Hill, throwing a good party, and the value of the Forum Network. Regarding this week's Foundation's on the Hill, Paul said, "With our Members of Congress our key issues are advocating on behalf of tax policies regarding the IRA Rollover Act becoming permanent in the tax code as well as the simplification of the excise tax on foundations. Those components are so important, especially to rural America, which we represent."

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