The Rasmuson Foundation, whose mission is "to promote a better life for all Alaskans," has ... The $1.8 million award will support The Alaska Community Foundation in its delivery of statewide marketing and coordination of the program. The foundation also elected two new board members : John A. "Jay" Gibbons IIII ... more »
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... explore the following questions: What is a private foundation and how is it different from a charitable nonprofit? What are the ... for individuals interested in setting up a private foundation Please contact Jodi Nishioka, executive director of ...
... through the generous support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. As part of this work, we help coordinate the annual Washington Community Foundation Convening, which brings together the leadership of community ...
Cory Sbarbaro, Group Health Community Foundation | ... Philanthropy Northwest's network to Group Health Community Foundation . GHCF’s formation as a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization is one ... provide approximately $1.8 billion to fund this new health foundation. [The Group Health Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization ... more »
Rosalie Sheehy Cates, Senior Advisor | ... hundred million dollars. That’s how much money Surdna Foundation has now allocated to impact investing, just in time for its 100 th ... an exciting decision, and you can read all about the private foundation's decision-making process in Mapping the Journey to Impact ... more »
Montana Healthcare Foundation announced more than $1.3 million in new grants to 34 Montana-based ... struggling with a lack of resources and personnel. The foundation's announcement includes a snapshot of three focus areas: ... of the proposals we received.” Healthcare Foundation Awards $1.3M in Montana ... more »
The Community Democracy Workshop and the Kettering Foundation convened seventeen people committed to community democracy and ... . Introductions (the first day) The Kettering Foundation is a research organization with a mission to learn what it takes for ... more »
2014 Washington Community Foundation Convening Agenda, June 18 th – 20 th at Sleeping Lady Resort, Leavenworth, WA 2014 Washington Community Foundation Convening Agenda ...
Gloris Estrella, Program Manager | ... Washington state, including our annual Washington Community Foundation Convening, bringing together the leadership of community ... network, with generous support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and this year's convening will be better than ever! Our gathering ... more »
... Nonprofit and Philanthropic Infrastructure 2004-2012 , Foundation Center presents the first-ever analysis of U.S. foundation support globally for nonprofit and philanthropic infrastructure ...
... the best practices and lessons learned by The Seattle Foundation and other leading community foundations, and provide a framework for audience members who want to better use their community foundation's institutional and financial resources to build community wealth. ...
This summer, Rasmuson Foundation announced $2.7 million in grants for programs across Alaska: At its June 28 meeting, Rasmuson Foundation directors approved grants for eight organizations, including ... to establish the first Ronald McDonald House in Alaska. Foundation funds will help furnish the new facility at the Alaska Native ... more »
Gloris Estrella, Program Manager | ... including Alaska and Montana, have one main community foundation serving as an umbrella for smaller funds throughout the state. In ... however, almost every county has its own community foundation. This allows each foundation to have a strongly place-based mission, ... more »
... advised funds contine to represent a great deal of community foundation activity. Community foundations as a whole hold 8.6% more donor ... does this track with what you're seeing in your community foundation? Community Foundations Report Strong Growth in 2013 ... more »
Philanthropy & Hurricane Sandy: A Report on the Foundation & Corporate Response examines the response of foundations, ... from this one. The report was published by New York-based Foundation Center in cooperation with the funder associations Philanthropy New ...
... for a Program Fellow-Midwest Region at Marguerite Casey Foundation. The 18-month position, based in Seattle, will involve working ... foundations: Meyer Memorial Trust, Northwest Health Foundation, Oregon Community Foundation, Pride Foundation and the Rasmuson ... more »
... Greetings from Leavenworth, Washington, where 60 community foundation staff and board members, special guests and Philanthropy Northwest staffers have gathered for the annual Washington Community Foundation Convening. We’re thrilled to host this network of community ... more »
The Juneau Community Foundation has awarded more than $1.8 million in grants and utility waivers to ... The funding comes from the Juneau Community Foundation’s Hope Endowment Fund, the City and Borough of Juneau’s Social ... program, which are now being administered by the Community Foundation in order to allow cooperative grant making. The purpose of these ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager | ... charitable crowdfunding blitz in early May. From Seattle Foundation's sixth annual GiveBIG to Montana Community Foundation's new MTGives, giving day campaigns use a combination of fun themes, ... more »
Maya Thornell-Sandifor, Learning Strategy Director | ... We're pleased to welcome back Marguerite Casey Foundation (Seattle, WA), Meyer Memorial Trust (Portland, OR) and Rasmuson Foundation (Anchorage, AK) as host foundations, and to welcome The Collins ... more »