Anne Yoon, The Giving Practice | ... this year ) and our founding members Ben B. Cheney Foundation , Medina Foundation , Seattle Foundation and Weyerhaeuser . Once an organization is more ... more »
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Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation and Jan Jaffe, Senior Partner, The Giving Practice | ... want both reflection and movement with your staff or the Foundation board? Darren: One thing I’ve tried to do is be ... so enthused about a generative conversation outside the Foundation that I forgot to bring in my colleagues first to ... enthusiasm and consultation was during a retreat with Foundation senior staff to take stock of what we’re ... more »
Jan Jaffe | ... Brenda Solorzano, who is the CEO of the new Headwaters Foundation in Western Montana. So many of our readers have ... questions at once. – Jan Jaffe Jan: Headwaters Foundation is very new – just making its first grants. How ... the work as a group? Brenda: We are trying to build a foundation that serves as a facilitator versus gatekeeper to ... more »
... work I do." Thank you to First Alaskans Institute , Casey Family Programs , National Congress of American Indians , our ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager | ... for services that address issues such as homelessness, family stability, early learning and youth programs. "The ... more »
This webinar will ground funders in the immediate concerns facing immigrant and refugee communities; provide early analyses of the policy and political landscape including the new Congress; and offer a preview of plans to protect due process and fundamental rights at the local, state, and federal level. Funders will have the opportunity to discuss what can be done now to support immigrants and refugees and the organizations that serve them.
... injured parties can be identified. In 2011 and 2012, the Foundation to Promote Open Society contributed $350,000 to ...
... IRA charitable rollover and simplifies the private foundation excise tax) and the recent release of IRS Form ... more »
A special issue of Responsive Philanthropy devoted to what philanthropy can do to combat implicit bias, or the way in which our unconscious minds shape and contribute to our thoughts and actions. A diverse roster of authors explores how this phenomenon both affects the many challenges we as a society face and its implications for how philanthropy addresses these issues.
Kevin Walker, President and CEO, Northwest Area Foundation I have had the privilege of serving on ... more »
As we grow as a nation, we are learning to become multicultural in a way where we benefit from our differences, rather than expecting people to assimilate into the dominant culture's norms, values and customs. Please join Philanthropy Northwest, Pangea Giving and Cultures Connecting for a skills-building workshop that explores frameworks for (a) building culturally competent work environments and (b) collectively addressing systemic barriers in order to advance equity through philanthropy. This event is sold out.