Council & Member News Feed

Posted Date: Tue, 03/31/2015 - 09:45
Special Women’s History Month Post Featuring Ford and W.K. Kellogg Foundations Grantee Women’s Enews
Posted Date: Fri, 03/27/2015 - 14:07
In this week's Washington Snapshot: News from the Hill; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; and more!
Posted Date: Wed, 03/25/2015 - 10:09
While the Perrin Family Foundation has spent the past two decades supporting the leadership development of young people in Connecticut, our understanding of and approach to leadership development has undergone a dramatic shift.
Posted Date: Mon, 03/23/2015 - 22:09
The Council on Foundations today announced the hiring of Siobhán O’Riordan as the new Senior Vice President of Member Engagement. In this capacity, she will oversee the member relations, professional development, research, intermediary partnerships, communications, and diversity and inclusion teams...
Posted Date: Fri, 03/20/2015 - 14:24
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Philanthropy Week in Washington 2015 - It's a Wrap; News from the Hill; News from the Administration; Trending in Legal Affairs; News from the States; and more!
Posted Date: Tue, 03/17/2015 - 09:47
A few weeks ago, we were happy to join several hundred of our colleagues in San Francisco for Hispanics in Philanthropy’s (HIP) 2015 Conference and HIPGiver Gala. The daylong series of events focused on Latino leadership in the philanthropic sector, as well as exploring the needs and opportunities...
Posted Date: Fri, 03/13/2015 - 15:57
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Philanthropy Week in Washington is Here!; News from the Hill; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; and more!
Posted Date: Fri, 03/06/2015 - 10:44
Today, the Council on Foundations is releasing its 2014 Grantmakers Salary and Benefits Report. The most comprehensive source on national foundation staff composition and compensation, the report provides us with an opportunity for self-reflection about our individual management practices. It...
Posted Date: Fri, 03/06/2015 - 10:22
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Philanthropy Week in Washington is 2 Weeks Away!; News from the Hill; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; and more!
Posted Date: Thu, 03/05/2015 - 14:29
The Council on Foundations today announced the release of the 2014 Grantmakers Salary and Benefits Report, the most comprehensive information available on staff composition and compensation for U.S. foundations and corporate giving programs. Salary information is provided for 35 executive,...
Posted Date: Thu, 03/05/2015 - 13:59
An engaged group of seventy funders came together January 27 for a learning forum hosted in Los Angeles by the Council on Foundations and Southern California Grantmakers entitled, “Politics, Policy, and Philanthropy: How Your Funding Priorities Could be Impacted This Year.” The 2016 election cycle...
Posted Date: Fri, 02/27/2015 - 16:05
In this week's Washington Snapshot: A Vital Pipeline: How Donor Advised Funds Engage New Donors and Boost Communities; Join Us For Philanthropy Week in Washington; News from the Hill; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; Urban Institute Survey on IRA Charitable Rollover;...
Posted Date: Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:59
As parts of our country face extreme cold and snow while others are still recovering from last summer’s floods, fires, and tornadoes, we are constantly reminded the immediate effects natural disasters can have on our communities.
Posted Date: Fri, 02/20/2015 - 15:35
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Less than a Month until Philanthropy Week in Washington; News from the Hill; Trending in Legal Affairs; Happenings in the States; and more!
Posted Date: Fri, 02/13/2015 - 15:21
In this week's Washington Snapshot: House Passes America Gives More Act of 2015; Other News from the Hill; News from the Administration; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; and more!