Mitchell Thomashow, Catalyst Fellow | For each of us, our community, landscape and identity create a fluid concept: place. Environmental ... relationships as well as the appropriate scale for civic engagement; this concept has also become part of the literature in ... compelled them to leave. How can all of these sparkling new downtown high-rises even contemplate building community when they have such ... more »
- resource provided by the Forum Network Knowledgebase.
Daniel Kemmis, Democracy Northwest | ... and weaknesses of our democracy. Just one indication: A New York Times/CBS News Poll conducted just before Election Day 2016 ... countless opportunities to do this, and a deep reservoir of resources to help you do it. For anyone who believes that our governing ... more »
Gloris Estrella, Program Manager | ... in our region, encouraging them to view foundations as resources on public policy issues and connecting with other funders interested ... #FOTH17 agenda includes sessions on philanthropy and civic engagement, charitable tax policy and supporting a free press. Staff and ... more »
... We’ve introduced Mission Investors Exchange ’s resources to learning cohorts of private investors, and encouraged other ... from Alaska to Wyoming. We also need to keep up with new players and emerging innovations. Last month, Canopy entered the field, ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Senior Communications Manager | ... Day all came early this year, in the form of three beautiful new Philanthropy Northwest publications arriving in stacks of boxes at my desk: Philanthropy Northwest's 2015 Report to the Community Daniel Kemmis' Philanthropy and the Renewal of Democracy ... more »
Lyn Hunter, Senior Program Manager | ... Health Foundation and moderated by Kiran Ahuja, our new CEO. As David Callahan wrote in the New York Times recently: ... Standing with Immigrant Families The Time is Now - The Funder Role in Supporting Advocacy Why Long-Term 501(c)(3) Candidate Work ... more »
... sector quickly learns to be a jack of many trades. Limited resources provide experience in all areas of nonprofit leadership. Nonprofit ... chief fundraisers for their organizations.
Lara Iglitzin, Executive Director, Henry M. Jackson Foundation | When foundations embark on a new program, there are always a lot of unknowns. Will the initiative have a ... and concepts, such as “servant leadership,” and meet community leaders such as Attorney General Bob Ferguson and former Gates ... It is remarkable what a relatively small investment of resources, staff time, and board engagement can accomplish. The first ... more »
... pleased to return to that theme, this time with news of a new report that Jill Blair and Malka Kopell wrote for The Aspen Institute Forum ... a 21st century civic infrastructure that leverages the resources we now have to solve the problems we still face. We make this ... more »
Jesse Beason, Northwest Health Foundation | ... is that, in spite of pervasive coverage in traditional and new media, the majority of eligible voters were never personally contacted ... about Philanthropy Northwest initiatives, programs and resources on advocacy and democracy, visit our Public Policy page . ... more »
... in myriad ways, both in politics and in everyday life. And a new survey of 10,000 adults nationwide finds that these divisions are greatest ...
... that it was only seven months ago that we met up for so many new connections, memorable conversations and learning moments in Juneau? With ... Continue to serve as an incubator of cross-sector and funder collaboratives. Develop deeper relationships with state ... more »
Mijounga Chang, Zeeba Khalili, Denise Luk, Ami Patel, Tonisha Toler and Lauren Waudé | Guest Contributors | ... allowed me to dive into the role, in a field completely new to me, with confidence and enthusiasm. Denise : Yes! I agree. The ... in mind, I get to work on advocating for more access, more resources, more technical assistance and more flexible funding. I had ... more »