Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 12:10pm
How can we, as resource providers in the development and humanitarian assistance spaces, shift our focus from isolated capacity improvements to systemic, cascading change driven by leaders on the frontlines? This work begins with exploring the current power dynamics in our relationships with local actors, and redefining our role as true partners.
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 10:25am
A new report from the Women’s Philanthropy Institute is the first study in 10 years to analyze the landscape of U.S. women’s foundations and funds. Combining interviews and analysis of more than 200 organizations, Women’s Foundations and Funds: A Landscape Study helps fill this knowledge gap and provides a thorough analysis of these organizations.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:45am
As companies file their 2018 taxes, several corporate philanthropic leaders have contacted the Council with concerns surrounding the new excise tax. As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Section 4960 of the bill imposes a 21 percent excise tax on highly-paid executives of nonprofit organizations.
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 2:15pm
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 3:15pm
Karabi Acharya of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation discusses the importance of maintaining a global view for problem-solving as a grantmaker.
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 11:30am
We announced our work to reimagine Council membership and asked for feedback as we review Council membership and dues. More than 400 individuals – representing grantmaking organizations of different types, sizes, geographies, and member status – responded to our survey and shared ideas. Natalie Ross discusses what we learned from the responses.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 1:22pm
Meaghan Calcari Campbell discusses issues of equity within philanthropy, as well as what led her to a career in the field.
Monday, February 4, 2019 - 4:45pm
Gene Cochrane and Kathleen Enright detail the new policy transition team that will be leading the Council's presence in DC.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 3:08pm
In this post, AON outlines potential claimants that may bring a lawsuit against your organization.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 9:30am
Stephen Heintz, in remarks given at the 2018 Awards ceremony, discusses the state of philanthropy and the role of philanthropy in the current political climate.