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Thursday, May 4, 2017

The Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill regarding the White House executive order on the Johnson Amendment.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Council on Foundations, which represents nearly 1,000 philanthropic organizations, announced new leadership to its Board of Directors, as well as several new members.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Today, the Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill.

RE:Philanthropy Blog

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 4:24pm

The Career Pathways 2017 Cohort recently came together for three days in Dallas to delve deeper into our leadership visions for philanthropy and hear from phenomenal leaders in the sector.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 4:05pm

April came and went, and it packed a punch.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:37pm

Council President and CEO Vikki Spruill spoke with Champions for Social Good's Jamie Serino about Leading Together, the Sustainable Development Goals, and more.

Washington Snapshot

In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: Tax Reform Update - Ways and Means Committee holds hearings, Senate gears up for tax reform; Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy named; Hearing on IRS reform scheduled for tomorrow; In the States - State budgets passing but on shaky footing; Mainers seek block grant transparency.
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: Tax Reform Update - Health care legislation passed the House — so what now for tax reform?; Private foundation excise tax simplification bill introduced in House; House Set to Hold Hearings on Tax Reform and IRS Reform; FBI Director, Census Director Are Out; Oklahoma Advocacy Averts a Cap on Charitable Deductions.
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: BREAKING - House holding Johnson Amendment hearing today, President Trump signs EO; Tax Reform Update - White House releases tax plan, Congress continues toward health care and tax reform bills; Congress averts a government shutdown; President Trump’s first 100 days in office; Treasury, IRS release notice to submit comments on priority guidance plan; Council heads to Dallas for Annual Conference; In the States - Continuing attempts to tax tax-exempt property, Pennsylvania House promotes gender equity.