RE: Philanthropy Blog

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 12:34pm

Mandy Tuong describes how she got into philanthropy, how the industry can be improved, and how the Career Pathways program has inspired her.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 11:55am

Caroline Healey and Natalie Ross highlight a panel on cryptocurrency at the Endowments and Finance Summit, discussing what cryptocurrency is and what foundations and nonprofits need to consider before delving into the world of crypto-philanthropy,.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:33pm

This story, republished from bMag, discusses the Hmong immigrant community in Minnesota, and the work that Bush Fellow Pakou Hang has done in creating the Hmong American Farmers Association.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 3:31pm

Steven Snyder discusses how foundations can achieve CPI + 5% and outlines how this topic will be covered more fully in a session at the 2018 Endowments and Finance Summit.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 12:17pm

This piece describes the work Abdirizak Mahboub has done in creating a cultural epicenter in the Midtown Plaza Mall in Wilmar, MN.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 1:28pm

Chris Crothers, a member of the 2018 Career Pathways cohort, explains what the program has meant to him, and details the recent convening in Detroit.

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 12:26pm

Randall Williams interviewed the 2018 summer interns to gain insight into what they learned from their time at the Council.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 9:00am

Deborah Kasemeyer describes the "Deploying Foundation Capital in Place Based Community Investments " session at the upcoming Endowments and Finance Summit.

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 10:14am

Brennan Gould, president and CEO of the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, reflects on the city a year after the "Unite the Right" rally, and discusses the importance of acknowledging and addressing inequality.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 12:15pm

Ridgway White, president of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, describes their partnership with other organizations in Flint, Michigan, the success they've had in helping ensure access to quality education, and lessons learned from those partnerships.