RE: Philanthropy Blog

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.

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.

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.

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:00pm

Natalie's June global philanthropy update digs into the closing space for civil society globally.

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 9:30am

June is Immigrant Heritage Month, a time during which we celebrate our origins as a nation of immigrants. The Council’s staff, its board, it strategic partners, its member organizations and the communities they serve are all inclusive of immigrants. As a national organization and a leading voice within the philanthropic sector, the Council takes great pride in the diversity represented by this immigrant population and the rich difference of perspectives it brings to the important work our members do.