An opportunity for the Alaska Funders Group to meet Dana L. Miller, senior program director, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust. Since 1975 the M.J. Murdock Trust has invested almost $650 million into nonprofit organizations in the form of grants and enrichment programs. As senior program director for grant programs, Dana is responsible for providing leadership and oversight for the Trust’s grant programs and associated processes. This gathering is co-hosted by Rasmuson Foundation, Alaska Community Foundation, The Foraker Group and Philanthropy Northwest.
Calendar of Events
D.C. often seems far away - and it is - but what happens there has profound impacts here. Showing up matters.
Travel to Washington, DC with Philanthropy Northwest for Foundations on the Hill, March 18-19.
Seattle CityClub’s Annual Meeting will feature inspiring regional projects that are boosting civic health. King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties are harnessing cross-sector leadership to achieve critical goals. A year after releasing the Greater Seattle Civic Health Index report, we’re proud to circle back to show how civic health improvement can and is being accomplished!
Americans are living longer than ever before. By 2035, the number of people over age 85 will more than double. In the face of this coming “age wave,” how can we build a culture that values our elders and make caring for them a national priority? We are pleased to invite you to join a candid conversation with Luz Vega-Marquis, CEO of the Marguerite Casey Foundation and Ai-jen Poo, author of the just-released book The Age of Dignity: Preparing for the Elder Boom in Changing America.
Are you concerned about the state of our democracy? Are you interested in hearing more about cutting edge efforts to strengthen democracy? Philanthropy Northwest and Seattle CityClub are please to co-present a tremendous line up of sector leaders including special guest Daniel Stid, director of the Madison Initiative at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to work together to begin building a coordinated philanthropic response to this historic challenge.
Now in its seventh year, the goal of this monthly teleconference is to share information and build relationships that inspire change in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho. Please contact Kristen Holway to propose topics for our upcoming schedule.