Rural

Filter results by:

Content type
Topic(s)

Rural

May 11, 2021
10:00am to 11:30am
PDT

In rural regions, philanthropic organizations often work in small hubs of towns or cities where there is a dense civil sector that funders can partner with. Working in these smaller communities requires a different kind of philanthropic mindset than that of more metropolitan or micropolitan...

Image of a farm land and homestead in Sublimity, Oregon
April 13, 2021
10:00am to 11:30am
PDT

In the last few years, many funders have adopted a racial equity lens for their work. However, many in the philanthropic sector have not considered what a racial equity lens looks like for rural funders. Since 2000, 84% of...

Image of a farm land and homestead in Sublimity, Oregon
February 17, 2021
10:00am to 11:30am
PST

The Tribal Broadband Learning Community engages in monthly convenings to discuss topics related to broadband strategies for tribal communities.

During this session, we will consider the long and, at times, complicated history of tribal nations and the Federal...

Telecommunication tower with a sunset sky background
February 11, 2021
9:30am to 11:30pm
AKST

Please join the virtual Q1 Alaska Funders Group meeting. We will hear from Erik O’Brien from the Denali Commission in the first half. Erik will give an update on federal stimulus money for broadband and opportunities for Alaska to apply.

The second half of the meeting will be a shared...

January 27, 2021
1:00pm to 2:30pm
PST
Virtual

Join us for this Broadband Interest Group Meeting to discover how communities are investing in their own Internet infrastructure to promote economic prosperity and improve the quality of life....

Geometric Network Polygon Earth Graphic Background
January 20, 2021
10:00am to 11:30am
PST
Virtual

The Tribal Broadband Learning Community engages in monthly convenings to discuss topics related to broadband strategies for tribal communities. We invite you to join us for the kick-off of this series where we will start by talking about some broadband fundamentals. Please ...

Telecommunication tower with a sunset sky background
December 2020 |

Bolstering ongoing efforts to distribute COVID relief funds equitably to the communities hardest hit by the pandemic, the Washington State Department of Commerce partnered with Philanthropy Northwest to award $12 million in grants from the Washington Equity Relief Fund for Nonprofits to 358 organizations statewide led by and serving Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) communities. Nonprofits provide the primary link to many crucial lifeline services in all communities, and many have been financially devastated by the pandemic.

Image of diverse group of volunteers at food drive outside in a park