RE: Philanthropy Blog

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 4:40pm

Software for National Standards is modernizing and being streamlined. Eula Tatman of the Pikes Peak Community Foundation explains her first impressions of the new system.

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 11:34am

The Council on Foundations is proud to team up with San Diego Grantmakers to support the Veterans Philanthropy Exchange, which aims to help veterans and their families transition back into civilian life in an effectiveand holistic way.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 11:10am

Meghan Ervine, the Council's communications intern, interviews her fellow interns as their time with us comes to a close. They reflect on their internships, lessons learned, and plans for the future.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 5:20pm

How can diversity, equity, and inclusion be integrated into philanthropic organizations? Rebecca Cisek and David Daniels explain how they're seeking to include DEI into the culture of the Bainum Family Foundation.

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 12:30pm

The philanthropic sector has taken steps to address the lack of inclusion of women and people of color in its talent pool. But newly released research from the Council on Foundations reveals that several demographics often are missing from philanthropic talent conversations and decisions.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 12:20pm

Former Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking winner Shelley Trott describes Robert Scrivner's legacy and what the award means to her.

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 9:25am

The Communications Department's summer intern, Meghan Ervine, shares her experiences visiting the Public Welfare Foundation with other Council interns.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 1:00pm

Natalie Ross shares key takeaways from the Council's new report, in collaboration with the Foundation Center, which offers the first-ever analysis of international grantmaking by U.S. community foundations.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 4:00pm

This month the Council is focusing on Leading Together through strong partnerships. Community Philanthropy Director Brad Ward kicks off the month with the following reflection.

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 1:40pm

NGOsource's Senior Counsel, Martha Lackritz-Peltier, reflects on her experience at the Council's 2017 Leading Together Conference in Dallas, Texas.