RE: Philanthropy Blog

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 10:00am

Happy holidays! May this month be filled with year-end giving and exciting developments to propel you into 2017! As always, the Council is here for you, and I'm writing to share a few resources for you to consider as the year comes to an end.

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 9:30am

Earlier this month, the Chinese government released the official Guidelines on Organizational Registration and Temporary Activities Reporting under the 2016 Overseas NGO Law in China. You can find the guidelines in Chinese, including forms and charts, online via the Ministry of Public Security. An official English translation of the implementation guidelines is not yet available, but a trusted translation is available from China Law Translate.

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 9:00am

Five trends in U.S. politics for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 8:45am

Five trends in public opinion for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:00am

Five trends in communications for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 9:00am

Five trends in arts and culture for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 9:00am

Five trends in finance for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 9:00am

Five trends in community development for 2017. This post is part of our inaugural Trendspotting Series profiling important ideas that will be shaping some major fields of interest in 2017.

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 2:07pm

The East Bay Community Foundation has kept the Council abreast of the latest in regards to the recent tragedy in Oakland. Included in their response is a strategic move to address the safety and affordability of spaces for the artist community in Oakland.