The Forum Network and the Foundation Center have entered into an exciting new partnership that will improve the quality and effectiveness of grantmaking nationwide through the strategic collection and sharing of data on philanthropy.
On July 29th, the membership of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers met for our annual member meeting in San Diego, California. Forum CEO Michael Litz provided a "State of the Forum" address, a transcript of which is below.
On March 27, 2014 Michael Litz, President of the Forum Network, and Vikki Spruill, President of the Council on Foundations announced that the Forum Network would file to become an independent 501(c)3 public charity.
The Council on Foundations is seeking nominations for its prestigious awards program, which recognizes excellence in philanthropy and honors exemplary leaders for their dedication in uplifting the sector.