Council & Member News Feed

Posted Date: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:53
Brad Ward discusses the recent tragic events across the country, outlining the role philanthropy can play in healing communities and working on the systemic issues around violent acts.
Posted Date: Fri, 11/02/2018 - 12:43
Natalie Ross announces our new CEO, Kathleen Enright, and provides information on upcoming events and sector trends.
Posted Date: Mon, 10/29/2018 - 12:12
John Cochrane discusses how community foundations can take advantage of Opportunity Zones, and describes the work U.S. Impact Investing Alliance is doing around Opportunity Zones.
Posted Date: Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:00
The Council on Foundations announces that Studio in a School, a New York City program that serves young people by integrating visual arts into teaching and learning, will be awarded the Chapman Prize at its upcoming Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. on November 28.
Posted Date: Fri, 10/19/2018 - 14:24
Natalie Ross discusses the news from the Council, including the announcement of Kathleen Enright as the new president and CEO and upcoming events, as well as issues philanthropic organizations working globally are facing.
Posted Date: Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:27
Brad Ward provides an update on news from the Council, including the announcement of a new president and CEO, as well as information on new tools and resources for community foundations.
Posted Date: Thu, 10/11/2018 - 12:00
Issues: Press Release
The Council on Foundations has announced the appointment of Kathleen P. Enright as its new President and CEO. Kathleen will begin on March 5, 2019, and Gene Cochran will continue to lead the organization through February, 2019.
Posted Date: Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:00
The Council on Foundations announced that Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, will receive the Distinguished Service Award at its upcoming Awards Ceremony in Washington, DC
Posted Date: Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:01
Natalie Ross describes the recent United Nations General Assembly meeting, along with the many side events, outlining why the work on the SDGs is so crucial, and provides information on several new resources and events.
Posted Date: Fri, 09/28/2018 - 15:47
Lindsay Mason discusses this year's UNGA convening, and the discussions she had about corporate philanthropy and the Sustainable Development Goals, as well as provides information on upcoming events and new resources.
Posted Date: Thu, 09/27/2018 - 11:00
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: House to Vote on Tax Cuts 2.0; Senators Pushing for a Vote on IRS Donor Disclosure; Rettig Swearing-In Expected for Next Week; States Acting Quickly in Aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:00
The Council on Foundations announced that it will present Nusenda Foundation with its 2018 Wilmer Shields Rich Award for Excellence in Communications.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/24/2018 - 09:45
The Council on Foundations announced that Brennan Gould, president and CEO of the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, will receive its Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking for an innovative grantmaking initiative created in response to the deadly racial riots that rocked...
Posted Date: Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:00
Natalie Ross discusses the news for global philanthropy this September, including UNGA, the SDGs, upcoming events, and more.