Meredith Higashi | Throughout 2019, the state budget was a top concern for Alaskan communities and organizations. To balance the budget, Gov. Mike Dunleavy proposed $1.6 billion in spending cuts that would have a devastating impact across the state, including for housing and homeless programs, arts programs, Medicaid, the University of Alaska system, civil legal services, early childhood and more. With a steep battle to minimize the magnitude of the cuts, Alaskans worked to take a united stand for their communities. The scale of the budget crisis necessitated new ways of leading together, especially among funders. more »
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... low-income youth. The new collaborative, Blue Meridian Partners, is led by the New York-based Edna McConnell Clark ... community. We welcome contributions from our members and partners to our blog. If you're interested in writing a guest ... more »
... it seems that violence by men against their intimate partners has fallen by two thirds since 1993. Attitudes have ... more »
... of 2015. We are so grateful to all of our donors and partners who have generously contributed to Kibei in 2014 and ... more »
... and Mission Investors Exchange , Enterprise Community Partners gave an overview of the other Pay for Success deals ... more »
... through a national competition run by Third Sector Capital Partners, Inc. , supported by a grant from the Corporation ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager | Philanthropy Northwest was proud to host Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell on Monday afternoon for a conversation with our members about one of her highest priorities: preparing the next generation of outdoor stewards. more »
... Fast Pitch (an annual favorite among our donors). And our partners at Philanthropy Northwest continue to provide ... more »
Ted Lord, Senior Partner, The Giving Practice | A board retreat. We had just spent 45 minutes parsing the difference between goals and objectives, and it felt like things were heading south. Participants didn’t want to do either the exercise or break into groups, they just seemed to want to argue about planning in general — not unsurprising, since the board had a broad representation of youth, business, government and nonprofits. Then my co-facilitator stood up and offered five minutes of theory on the four types of conversation and how they can either evolve or stay stuck. more »
... information to adapt our programming, connect members and partners, identify industry trends and be timely and relevant ... more »
... to manage the relationships with our external financial partners, perform due diligence and performance analysis, ... more »
Nicole Neroulias Gupte, Communications Manager | ... communities," Ogle explained. "Therefore, ECF effectively partners with each United Way — ensuring that they reach ... more »