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Family foundations are changing. Many of us have been noticing the changes anecdotally ... ideas and new approaches that are ushering the practice of family philanthropy into a new era. With the release of the National ...
Richard Russell and Richard Woo, The Russell Family Foundation | Originally published by the National Center for Family Philanthropy As a group, family philanthropies put a lot of ... of our community. For example, here are some key questions that might be informed by the model and involve the different ... more »
Ted Lord, The Giving Practice | Engaging foundations in policy and advocacy work has been a leading theme and learning ... by The Giving Practice with 20 United Ways, community foundations and identity funds, we were surprised how many groups concluded ... affirmation for the concept, along with its thinking on key areas to include in the review by the Blue Ribbon Commission that will ... more »
... a combined $1.8 billion through 46,965 grants in 2014. Key Findings Family foundations contributed the majority of funds to the Northwest. Of the ...
... of a philanthropy-supported regional strategy to end family homelessness, Snohomish County developed new approaches to assessing ... it is difficult to tell this story without naming other key collaborators*, two local philanthropies – the United Way of Snohomish ... more »
... Campion Foundation and Philanthropy Northwest are developing resources and strategies to start the conversations about how advocacy can ... an organization’s mission through advocacy. Resources and Ideas to Consider In addition to Ten Basic ... more »
... index, which compares how children are progressing on key milestones across racial and ethnic groups at the national and state level. ...
Can our family office charge our foundation for rent? Is it OK for us to pay Uncle Bob ... investment portfolio? Can we make a grant to our family's donor advised fund to help make year-end payout requirements? How do ... and advisors interested in making sure they are following key rules and regulations regarding family foundation governance and ...
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... well-being and in economic well-being, education, health and family/community. The related KIDS COUNT Data Center makes this ... positive choices. This year, the annual report focuses on key trends in child well-being in the post-recession years and offers ...
... population and should receive increased and immediate resources to help them survive. This is particularly important for young ... Bank, Joshua Green Foundation, USI Kibble & Prentice, Key Bank, Kohary Construction, Laird Norton Properties, Lennar Multifamily ... more »
Robert Fleming, Clark Nuber PS | ... the risks we should all be thinking about when managing a family foundation. Private foundations, unlike most charities and ... appropriate oversite of grantee’s work. There are many resources, including sample checklists, available for program staff through ... more »
... work, as part of our ongoing series of interviews with key leaders in philanthropy from across the region and around the nation. ... of us working together and appropriately utilizing all our resources to make a greater impact. In 2012, the Sealaska board ... more »
... reaffirmed our belief that a connected network is the key to strengthening the power of community philanthropy. The ACF Affiliate ... and a request in areas where they could use support or resources) – not surprisingly, many were rooted in staying connected to each ... more »
... waterfall walk after lunch, the day included dialogue with key community members (including a family court commissioner and the executive ... Washington state. iFoster works to bring free and discounted resources to the community from private, public and government service ... more »
... would these leaders of momentous change have wanted with foundations, we asked, and how they would have liked foundations to champion ... development, network development, policy impact and family engagement. The foundation also provides a report of policy wins to the ... more »
... “hard-to-count” (HTC) communities, see the following resources: Census Counts 2020's hub of fact sheets about specific HTC ... Census: A Once-in-a-Decade Chance to Get it Right Foundations Push Census Turnout in Worrisome Times The Philanthropy ...
... to Foundation Center by January 2017 U.S. Companies & Foundations Reporting >$1 Million in Northwest Grants in 2014