RE: Philanthropy Blog

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 5:00pm

Keep up with community foundations developments for August.

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.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 3:30am

This month's corporate philanthropy update shares some new resources for corporate members and looks ahead to some exciting events coming up soon.

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 3:00pm

July's monthly global update features the Council's first-ever analysis of international giving by large U.S. community foundations, recent and upcoming global events, cross-border philanthropy news, and the Council's 2016 Grantmaker Salary and Benefits (GSB) Full Report.