Resources from a concurrent session during the 2019 Forum Annual Conference in Cleveland, OH that featured representatives of ABFE, Funders Together to End Homelessness, and Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity who engaged in dialogue about the principles of equity and inclusion to guide policy work and shifting philanthropic culture to recognize the value of public policy and advocacy in achieving racial equity goals.
One-pager for Census legislation introduced by Sen. Schatz (D-HI) and Murkowski (R-AK). The legislation would extend the current Census Deadline.
This sign-on letter asks Speaker Pelosi, Leader Schumer, Leader McCarthy, Leader McConnell, Chairman Neal, Chairman Wyden, Ranking Member Brady, and Ranking Member Crapo to carefully consider the unique nature of the charitable sector as you contemplate legislation that could impact donors and the charitable giving vehicles they use to donate to important causes in their communities and across the globe.
Sample meeting request template for scheduling meetings with lawmakers during the August Recess of 2022.
United Philanthropy Forum's 2022 Congressional August Recess Guide contains information for PSOs to make the most out of the August recess, including ideas for engaging members of Congress, meeting tips, talking points on key policy issues, and more.
Sample meeting request template for scheduling meetings with lawmakers during the summer Congressional recess of 2023.
United Philanthropy Forum's 2023 Congressional Recess Guide contains information for PSOs and their member advocates to make the most out of the Congressional recess period, including ideas for engaging members of Congress, meeting tips, talking points on key policy issues, and more.
United Philanthropy Forum's Philanthropy Day of Action Resources page includes important links, social media graphics, logos, and other resources for member-PSOs to use in promoting the October 4th Day of Action for the Charitable Act to their foundation members. It also includes graphics for advocating on the Day of Action to post online and ask Members of Congress to co-sponsor the Charitable Act, or thank them for their support.
United Philanthropy Forum’s Charitable Act Engagement Toolkit is designed to assist member-PSOs with the promotion of the Philanthropy Day of Action and to guide PSOs and their members’ advocacy efforts on October 4th in support of the Charitable Act.
United Philanthropy Forum's Sponsorship Package for Foundations on the Hill 2024 lists opportunities for supporting FOTH, sponsor benefits, and details about how to sponsor FOTH.