Jan Jaffe, Senior Partner, The Giving Practice | In celebration of Black History Month and continued observance of this year’s National Day of Racial Healing, our team sat with Dr. Gail C. Christopher, a former Senior Advisor and Vice President at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and architect of the foundation's Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) framework, to discuss what reflective practices she has used to meet challenges as a philanthropic practitioner. more »
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... In his letter to Philanthropy Northwest members and partners, Board Chair David Bley, director of the Bill & ... committed as ever to Philanthropy Northwest's members and partners," he wrote. "Audrey and the rest of our staff will ... on so many innovative projects with our members and partners, locally, regionally and nationally," she said. "We ... more »
Building on the momentum around energy financing and impact investing in D.C., get the latest thinking from Mission Investors Exchange on impact investment in the energy sector, problems associated with making these investments and the resources needed in conjunction with the federal government.
This report includes interviews with executives at eight large foundations that have embraced organization-wide DEI efforts. We asked them how DEI can shape the structure of the investing department, the work of investment committees and the choice of investments.
What roles are most important to your work? How do you construct them and bring your unique talents to the role? How do you manage your personal challenges in the role? Borrow a few techniques from fellow practitioners described in this brief.
This study was commissioned by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Seattle Foundation and United Way of King County to identify potential roles for philanthropy in strengthening the resilience of Washington communities when confronted wit
Maya Thornell-Sandifor, Director of Learning Strategies | As we launch the second round of our two-year Momentum Fellowship program, it’s my honor to introduce below 10 leaders from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and communities. I hope you’ll get to meet them at #PNW17, our annual conference coming up next week, Oct. 3-5, in Vancouver, WA. more »
... Scholarship . The new collaborative, Blue Meridian Partners , is led by the New York-based Edna McConnell Clark ... both the foundation and this joint venture: Blue Meridian Partners has secured $750 million toward our goal of ... nonprofits achieve much greater scale. Six General Partners, listed in alphabetical order, have committed $50 ... more »
... with one another as informed, knowledgeable and empowered partners . Over the years, we’ve baked transparency into ... more »
... tips. AFJ's goal is to help foundations and their grantee partners understand how advocacy and lobbying leverages their ...
... inside your foundation, with your grantees and other partners. Download your free guide . Philanthropy’s ...
... long-term relationships with school, community and funding partners across Oregon and southwest Washington." ...