As Philanthropy Northwest honors our 40th year of connecting funders across our region in 2016, we also celebrate a major milestone with the Northwest's ... corporate strategy — but each local community citizenship team manages that strategy to the unique community needs, acknowledging that ... more »
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Kris Hermanns, Pride Foundation | ... Northwest encourages and supports is not primarily about our titles or tenure. This network is about learning and growing from and with our peers, wherever we are, whatever our roles. more »
... by taking initiative to conduct learning experiments. Our latest? The Catalyst Fellows, a place-based experiment in thought ... and what will they do? Meet our remarkable team: Rosalie Sheehy Cates, Leslie Christian, Mitchell Thomashow, Remy Trupin ... more »
... serving the nonprofit sector. Being part of the leadership team at TechSoup Global, expanding to 32 new countries and launching a new ... and “doing whatever it takes” to move the needle with our partners.
Kiran Ahuja, CEO | ... especially when those values include a strong commitment to our communities, I felt right at home. While in Alaska, I reflected on ... parts of Philanthropy Northwest’s region, our leadership team can reflect on how best to grow and share knowledge among our network of ... more »
... and paths to this work, so we collaborate closely with our clients to design an approach that meets their needs. We are skilled at ... focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion.
... "We are excited to have Joel return to his hometown to join our cause, given his deep personal connections with the Seattle area. more »
... attendee, I’m really excited to meet this key segment of our membership. I've been tremendously impressed by the high level of ... some of the tools and techniques we’ve been using in our consulting work with community foundations. A panel session that brought ... more »
... offer and how they may interact and impact public charities. Our panel of experts will offer insights into what impact investing means to ... Panel Members: Georgette F. Wong | CEO, Correlation Consulting Richard Woo | CEO, The Russell Family Foundation ...
Erin Kahn, Executive Director, Raikes Foundation | ... a lot about this in my work at the Raikes Foundation given our focus on addressing inequities in the systems that serve young people. As ... In addition, I came to learn that people of color on our team were frustrated by our failure to see race as central to our ... more »
Last week, leaders from our nation's 34 regional philanthropy networks gathered in San Diego for the ... contingent of eight people representing all of the facets of our organization. Given the sprawling, diverse nature of the conference, which ... and a deep dive on technology, and the bench depth of our team, we're bringing you a recap built from our team's reflections upon their ... more »
... Scroll down past the slideshow. If you joined us for our 2016 conference, Under One Sky in Missoula, Montana, you're probably still ... and advancing equity in philanthropy. As we return to our communities in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming, we ... more »
... a 27-year veteran of Microsoft's legal and corporate affairs team. Microsoft general manager Lori Forte Harnick will be chief operating ... inclusion programs and partnerships. These assets include our strategic societal investments of cash and technology, the technical ... more »
Kevin Walker, Board Chair | ... to the organization I lead, the Northwest Area Foundation. Our foundation is committed to helping people in our priority communities ... for our work. Interim CEO Audrey Haberman and the staff team have done a stellar job of keeping the organization fresh and productive ... more »
Anna Gallich, Staff Accountant | ... in Missoula, Montana, after months of working with the team to help put it together. When I heard our staff’s stories and saw the photos , I felt I had fallen behind on ... more »
... about sharing your stories throughout 2016 and distilling our collective learning of 40 years, together with your good thinking, to frame ... or tribal philanthropy, healthy communities allow us to do our best work — locally, regionally, nationally and globally. Second, ... more »