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.
Our President & CEO, David Biemesderfer, explains how the current versions of the House and Senate tax reform bill would significantly hard the charitable sector.
This call is for Forum members only and should not be shared with your own memberships.
Please join the Forum team for a member update call to get the latest new about what’s happening with tax reform on Capitol Hill and strategize about activating PSOs and your members in the coming weeks. The call will also be an opportunity for members to share what you’re hearing from your legislators and get your questions answered.
Join us to learn more about important milestones before and during the 2020 Census, and ways your foundation can support "Get Out the Count" activities, including participation in state and local Complete Count Committees.
Our President & CEO David Biemesderfer releases statement in response to current tax reform proposals.
The latest edition of our month-by-month advocacy guide is now available! The November 2017 edition of the Forum Policy Playbook focuses on taking policy positions and creating a legislative agenda.
The Forum Policy Update is a bi-weekly update covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector. This version highlights our October Policy Playbook, recent developments on federal policy including the Johnson Amendment, Universal Charitable Deduction Act (H.R. 3988), Census 2020; and state and local policy updates from Connecticut, Michigan, Montana, New Orleans, and St. Paul.
We have issued the a statement in response to a bill introduced on October 5 by Congressman Mark Walker (R-NC-6) to make the charitable deduction available to all taxpayers.
Policy Alert for our members centered on the Universal Charitable Giving Act and 2020 Census.