RE: Philanthropy Blog

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.

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 11:34am

Director of Private Philanthropy Talia Rivera June update covers the top challenges facing the Council's private foundation members, answers a legal question about lobbying, and shares some upcoming Council events and surveys.

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.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 9:12am

As we hit the midpoint of 2017, Brad focuses his monthly update on community and economic development.