RE: Philanthropy Blog

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 11:24am

Now is a time of significant opportunity for community foundations.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 1:00pm

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’d like to share the following blog post from the Community Foundation of Ireland. It offers excellent examples of ways a foundation can work to improve the lives of women and girls, and – in the spirit of December 2015’s Global Summit on Community Philanthropy – it’s a testament to the value of cross-border knowledge exchange.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:00am

Council President and CEO Vikki Spruill and Tim Delaney, the President and CEO of the National Council of Nonprofits, published this opinion piece in The Hill about why the Johnson Amendment should be protected from currently pending bills that would repeal or significantly weaken it.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:15am

Maxsalia Salmon, the first Atlas Corps Fellow to serve at the Council, reflects on her journey to the Council.

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:10am

What do Mexico, Pakistan, Indonesia, and the U.S. have in common, when it comes to helping implement the Sustainable Development Goals?

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 9:09am

Do you know what happens when the U.S. sanctions U.S. charities?

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 1:40pm

Today is International Women’s Day (IWD). Celebrated on March 8 of every year, IWD celebrates women around the world and their achievements.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:20am

In April, my tenure as chair of the Council on Foundations’ Board of Directors will end, and I will near completion of my board service.

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 1:01pm

It’s officially tax season when the IRS releases its Dirty Dozen List of Tax Scams.