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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
Presented in collaboration with Mission Investors Exchange, this webinar will preview some of the impact investing conversations at the Council's 2015 Annual Meeting.
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:30am to Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:00pm
A well-trained staff and a well-informed board are crucial to community foundation success in a fast-changing world. This two-day course helps new and experienced foundation stakeholders build essential skills they need.
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am to Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 1:00pm
2015 Annual Meeting
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 8:30am to 5:00pm
Convened by the Council on Foundations, this meeting will mark the first anniversary of the Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge.

Past Events

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Where you live shouldn’t determine how far you can go in life. The Opportunity Index is the nation’s first tool to holistically measure opportunity in communities. Connecting multiple economic, educational, and civic factors, the Index is a powerful way for states and counties to track and advance opportunity. The webinar included key highlights and trends from the latest data as well as examples of how leaders from the philanthropy, business and non-profit sectors around the country are using it to drive positive change.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Join this webinar, co-sponsored by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and the Council on Foundations, to learn more about how to message and communicate strategies around immigrant-related grantmaking.
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, March 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
Philanthropy Week in Washington informs our policymakers of the vital importance of the work philanthropy does for communities across the country. Join us March 16 through 20 in our nation's capital for a variety of programs that highlight both philanthropy's role and some of the challenges and opportunities in the 114th Congress, in our federal agencies, and with the Administration.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
In anticipation of important upcoming regulatory developments that will impact your global grantmaking, the Council hosted this conversation about cross-border philanthropy with Council members and several non-profit law experts.
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Sponsored by the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University, this webinar explored the scientific realities behind an important policy issue - veterans and access to health care.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for a live chat Q&A on the Philanthropy Exchange with Regine Webster and Anna Hurt from the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. For one hour, they will be on the Open Exchange ready to answer your questions about disaster grantmaking, from preparedness to emergency response.