RE: Philanthropy Blog

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 2:28pm

This month ushers in some of the greatest occasions: March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day, and the first day of spring. What more could you ask for?

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 9:09am

Do you know what happens when the U.S. sanctions U.S. charities?

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 1:40pm

Today is International Women’s Day (IWD). Celebrated on March 8 of every year, IWD celebrates women around the world and their achievements.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:20am

In April, my tenure as chair of the Council on Foundations’ Board of Directors will end, and I will near completion of my board service.

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 1:01pm

It’s officially tax season when the IRS releases its Dirty Dozen List of Tax Scams.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 4:46pm

Many years ago the community foundation executives in Wisconsin met to collectively talk about a growing concern. At the time, any organization could call itself a community foundation, and if their actions gave the term a bad name, we could all suffer the consequences.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 4:50pm

It’s been a busy month here at the Council.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 3:33pm

Council President and CEO Vikki Spruill sat down with Philanthropy Hour’s Greg Cherry for an intimate conversation about the impact and value of American philanthropy

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 3:34pm

National Standards matter. They help community foundations to define their unique value, distinguish themselves from others in the field, and protect their brand.