Jan Jaffe and Sindhu Knotz, The Giving Practice | ... of the conversation is to make sure we are moving toward our shared goal, not an outcome only I possess. Jan : Can you identify ... period of time to talk openly with each other and as a team draws the parallels in our individual and collective work. Everyone has ... more »
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Immigrants play a crucial role in our nation’s economy and are poised to dramatically change its demographics ... in building collective wealth among significant portions of our communities. Immigrant service providers and credit unions are partnering ...
... culture, leadership development and the teams that impact our members and the sector as a whole. Two weeks into this position and I ... found myself in a high-level board meeting strategizing our next three-to-five years, and at the launch of our three-state Momentum ... more »
... and tunnels, railroads and water systems that comprise our physical infrastructure, a well-designed civic infrastructure can enable us ... that enable us to connect with one another, address our shared concerns, build community and solve public problems. Much of our ... more »
... the highest level of institutional fiduciary investment consulting services advising clients with over $80 billion in tax-exempt ... major pension plans since 1975, when he led the Wells Fargo team which developed the first (and only) pension plan stochastic optimization ...
... as APIs working in philanthropy take initiative to support our community needs? This has been a longstanding question we grapple with at ... assist in providing training opportunities and relationship/team building activities for grassroots leaders, and support the growth of our ... more »
... to become the leaders who make good on that promise. Our mission is to dramatically improve educational experiences, outcomes, and ... where they are through a range of customized coaching and consulting services . National Equity Project also host a number of ...
This fall will be a busy time for the entire team in our offices and it is bringing about a number of opportunities to share ... more »
... else. And then Amazon came knocking (for my husband) and our family of four packed up and moved cross-country to the Pacific Northwest. ... working here. I’ve joined the Philanthropy Northwest team as our first director of member & donor relations and will be working ... more »
Jennifer Teunon, Medina Foundation | ... Northwest Women's Leadership Cohort To deepen our network's commitment to women’s leadership development, Philanthropy ... the pilot cohort of seven leaders from Seattle and Tacoma. Our small group met five times over the course of the year, with the goal of ... more »
... Florida was the worst mass shooting in U.S. history . Our hearts are filled with sorrow, and our thoughts are with the victims, ... state’s LGBT civil rights organization is working with a team of attorneys and national experts to ensure the funds are distributed ... more »
Mike Halligan, Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation | ... country convened to discuss sector-wide talking points for our meetings with policymakers. Congressional and White House staff offered ... Ahead I would like to thank Philanthropy Northwest's team for doing an excellent job planning and organizing our meetings with U.S. ... more »
Maya Thornell-Sandifor, Learning Strategy Director | ... for learning, networking and knowledge-sharing for our members. Philanthropy Northwest represents funders committed to ... we have significant economic, ethnic and racial diversity. Our members also range from huge international organizations to unstaffed ... more »
... sector. The 2016 Northwest Nonprofit Capacity Report: Our Strengths — Our Challenges — Our Resilience , developed using survey ... Association of Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits. Luma Consulting in Seattle assisted with reviewing the data and summarizing its ... more »
... 100 members and donors, and am so excited by the energy of our learning network! Our membership includes nearly 200 organizations ... and Associates is one of the largest independent fiduciary consulting firms in the Western United States, responsible for more than $75 ... more »
... role? The bulk of my career has been spent working for our community hospital, first in hospice and volunteer management and then in ... approach.
... it to be a remarkable leadership development experience. Our board, like the broader membership, is made up of engaged, passionate ... These are exciting times at Philanthropy Northwest. Our team, network, balance sheet and impact are healthy and growing. We are in the ... more »
Kelley Bevans, Information Technology Specialist | ... a Salesforce database, to train staff on its use and ensure our ongoing success with the platform. This fall, I got my first opportunity to ... on whether to prioritize sessions based on your role, your team or your organization. If you're the only representative from your ... more »
Lyn Hunter, Senior Program Manager | It’s become easier than ever to withdraw into our own bubbles of news, politics and friendships that reflect our own beliefs. ... Washington and Adam Davis of Oregon Humanities will team up to facilitate “Getting Beyond Our Echo Chambers,” an interactive ... more »
... of us at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. We celebrated our 15th anniversary — reflecting on a decade and a half of work with ... memorable moments for our Pacific Northwest partners and our team. Together we are helping families achieve stable housing, strengthening ... more »