... culture as elders passed on their wisdom and traditions to a new generation of Native voices. Despite more than 220 federally-recognized ... Join us for Local Matters: Washington, "Philanthropy Is... Convening," November 3-4 in Bellingham. Philanthropy Is... Indigenous ... more »
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Jeff Clarke, CEO Happy New Year! A year ago, Carol Lewis and I identified philanthropic themes we ... for 2015: The economic recovery means more philanthropic resources for impact The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in over a ... practice, continues to steward a range of compelling funder collaborations across the region. There is growing demand to accelerate ... more »
... season or a human-caused tragedy like the Umpqua Community College shooting in Roseburg, Oregon, place-based foundations serve ... as ongoing anchors as our communities recover. more »
... responsibility to ensure a fair and accurate census, funder engagement in support of the census is more important than ever. ... and local level. The different ways funders have been convening their colleagues, stakeholders, and community leaders to learn about ...
... Tribal contexts? In a community with limited access to resources, grappling with educational inequities across race and ... this October for our Generation Indigenous (#GenIndigenous) Funder Tour in Northern California. For more information, check out Native ...
Jennifer Fairbanks, Native Americans in Philanthropy | ... opportunity to succeed. It called upon the philanthropic community to take action to elevate key issues and to address the pressing ... Response Fund . April 28: Northwest Regional Convening Following the momentum from the Standing Rock movement ... more »
Are you among community partners currently involved in a collective impact initiative and ... is one of several gatherings at the 2016 Collective Impact Convening . Take advantage of joint discussions with experienced backbone ... Pathways Data: An Essential Tool to Power Community Engagement that Advances Equity How to Integrate Continuous Learning into ...
Kiran Ahuja | ... the upcoming decennial census. Census counts directly impact resources for communities. The rural and Alaska Native communities are at ... efforts by and for Indigenous people. We aim to center this community in future reports and efforts, like the Native Giving Report. No ... more »
... service to advance the use of philanthropic and governmental resources on behalf of arts and culture. GIA is the only national association ... The report should include recommendations for embedding new inclusive policies and practices into the organization’s culture and into ...
... all jurisdictions have access to the best available tools, resources and information as they prepare their applications, but to “grow ... to participate in Foundations on the Hill , a national convening of philanthropic organizations in Washington, D.C. We are in the ... more »
... Philanthropy and Impact Investing . Here are 10 resources released in 2016 with enduring value for a range of philanthropy and ... and vibrant sector. In 2016, our partners published a new Northwest Nonprofit Capacity Report (Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and ... more »
... the biggest obstacles to improving graduation rates in your community?
Remy Trupin, Catalyst Fellow | ... efforts will be joined by a growing number and variety of resources for philanthropists seeking to step up their game in revitalizing our ... Fellow , focused on advocacy, and the author of the new foreword on the Fall 2016 edition of Philanthropy and the Renewal of ... more »
Elizabeth Posey, Momentum Fellow | ... winters, I still spent hours outdoors, building whole new worlds out of snow. That little black girl grew up enraptured by the ... I returned to Alaska to work on public policy and community development in health, housing and energy. I was struck by the ... more »
Audrey Haberman, Interim CEO | ... result in a creative and engaging process culminating in a new strategy? As a staff member who participated in this effort alongside our ... represents Philanthropy Northwest’s ongoing journey toward convening conversations that promote relationships and cross-sector connections ... more »
... us at Foundations on the Hill in April, the annual convening of philanthropy professionals in Washington, D.C. to connect and ... Our public policy work ranges from creating and curating resources to connecting funders with local, state and national representatives. ... more »
... approach to leverage local benefit from existing assets in new and innovative ways. Presenters will cover a range of examples and tools, ... for a New Century on community foundations deploying all resources to build community wealth. Karla Miller , Program Director, ...
Mijounga Chang, Momentum Fellow in Data (Meyer Memorial Trust) | ... this highly privileged and uncommon place of power and resources. While working in philanthropy, many of us continue making impact in ... (thank you Holly!). As an immigrant (and now an ex-New Yorker), I have always known the necessity in adapting physically and ... more »