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Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager In 2011, The Seattle Foundation successfully gambled on a ... than $55,000 to add to the donation pool, including $500 donor appreciation prizes and $1,000 "golden tickets" awarded throughout the ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager | ... for our community," explained Ellora La Shier, scholarship manager and program associate. "When exploring the timing for this event, we ... more »
Gloris Estrella, Program Manager | ... changes happening in and coming to our community. The donor class is aging at a faster rate than maybe people expected (if people ... Gloris Estrella is Philanthropy Northwest's program manager. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org . ... more »
Gloris Estrella, Program Manager | ... a great place to start. Gloris Estrella is a program manager at Philanthropy Northwest. She can be reached at ... more »
Kelley Bevans, Information Technology Specialist | Confession: I had avoided Salesforce's annual Dreamforce conference in the past, thinking its huge size would be so overwelming that it would be of no benefit to my work. This year’s gathering brought 170,000 attendees to San Francisco, the equivalent of 20% of the city's population. I could suddenly relate to some of Philanthropy Northwest's newer members, figuring out our suite of workshops and resources, and where they fit in our six-state network of family funds, foundations and corporate giving programs. In both cases, it's helpful to focus on smaller subgroups for shared learning, keep an open mind, find your balance and have fun. more »
... ways. Despite several years of market recovery, subsequent index records and renewed investor optimism, giving by foundations has not yet ... more »
Paul Kim, Member and Donor Program Associate | ... any charitable purpose which benefits local residents. The donor may give to an existing fund or establish a named fund, either permanent ... in purpose and goals. Year after year, the income from a donor's fund might be used to make grants to local charities who request ... more »
... including community grants, educational scholarships and donor-advised funds. The community grants program awarded $373,500 to 66 ... more »
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Chris Cardona, Ford Foundation | Why is it so hard to foundations to talk about failure? There are many reasons, including lack of incentives, presence of disincentives, lack of context, lack of clarity about when failure has actually happened and who owns it. In this blog post, Chris explores the the intersection between failure and risk and how that connects to "second discipline" work: the relational and interpersonal skills program officers need. more »
Anne Yoon, The Giving Practice | ... network," said Nicole Neroulias Gupte, our communications manager . "Keep an eye out for old photos, news clippings and conference ... more »
... Technology. How do we adapt our communication, impact and donor relations? Rural Outreach. Reaching the rural areas of the state with ...