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Posted Date: Thu, 09/15/2016 - 09:17
National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed each year from September 15 to October 15. During this time, we celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, the Caribbean and the Americas. The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage...
Posted Date: Thu, 09/15/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Wed, 09/14/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Tue, 09/13/2016 - 10:00
September 2016 updates on the Council's Global Philanthropy Program including news about the Sustainable Development Goals and UN General Assembly events, grantmaking laws and regulations in China, Cuba and around the world, news about a new Council hire for corporate philanthropy, and...
Posted Date: Tue, 09/13/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/12/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Sun, 09/11/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Sat, 09/10/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Fri, 09/09/2016 - 15:01
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Chairman Roskam to Hold Another Hearing on University Endowments; Congress Must Address Spending Legislation Before Month Ends; Senator Wyden Releases Discussion Draft for RISE Act; States Face Mounting Deficits; Mississippi Empanels Tax and Spending Review...
Posted Date: Fri, 09/09/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Thu, 09/08/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals sereis, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Wed, 09/07/2016 - 09:00
This blog is part of the Council on Foundations' 17 Days, 17 Goals series, highlighting the Sustainable Development Goals and how American philanthropy is working in local communities to achieve these ambitious global goals, at home and around the world.
Posted Date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 13:12
In this week's Washington Snapshot: Congressional Leaders Champion Social Investment; VA Report in the Spotlight this National Suicide Prevention Month; Corporate Foundations & Funding Talent Pipelines: An Act of Self-Dealing; Minnesota Cities Can't Tax Tax-Exempt Properties by...
Posted Date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 09:00
In the days leading up to the first anniversary of the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Council on Foundations will feature US philanthropic organizations and projects that are tackling the goals with a blog series - 17 Days, 17 Goals - as part of our SDGs & Philanthropy...
Posted Date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 15:00
Providing grants to colleges and universities is a central function of many corporate foundations. Company foundations are often asked to provide support to educational institutions that train potential employees. And as a recent inquiry to Legal Affairs demonstrates, as long as the foundation’s...