Council & Member News Feed

Posted Date: Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:00
The Council on Foundations announced that Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, will receive the Distinguished Service Award at its upcoming Awards Ceremony in Washington, DC
Posted Date: Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:01
Natalie Ross describes the recent United Nations General Assembly meeting, along with the many side events, outlining why the work on the SDGs is so crucial, and provides information on several new resources and events.
Posted Date: Thu, 10/04/2018 - 12:00
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: “Tax Cuts 2.0” Passes House, Expected to Stall in Senate; Government Shutdown Averted, December Vote Looms; Tax Writers Remain Hopeful That IRS Reform Will Happen Before Year’s End; Rettig Officially Sworn In to Become IRS Commissioner; Sen. Scott Sends...
Posted Date: Fri, 09/28/2018 - 15:47
Lindsay Mason discusses this year's UNGA convening, and the discussions she had about corporate philanthropy and the Sustainable Development Goals, as well as provides information on upcoming events and new resources.
Posted Date: Thu, 09/27/2018 - 11:00
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: House to Vote on Tax Cuts 2.0; Senators Pushing for a Vote on IRS Donor Disclosure; Rettig Swearing-In Expected for Next Week; States Acting Quickly in Aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:00
The Council on Foundations announced that it will present Nusenda Foundation with its 2018 Wilmer Shields Rich Award for Excellence in Communications.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/24/2018 - 09:45
The Council on Foundations announced that Brennan Gould, president and CEO of the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, will receive its Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking for an innovative grantmaking initiative created in response to the deadly racial riots that rocked...
Posted Date: Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:00
Natalie Ross discusses the news for global philanthropy this September, including UNGA, the SDGs, upcoming events, and more.
Posted Date: Thu, 09/20/2018 - 13:00
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: We Need Your Input on UBIT; Appropriations Update; Rettig Takes Over as New IRS Commissioner; 2018 Elections: Attorneys General; 2018 Ballot Measures of Interest.
Posted Date: Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:03
A. Sparks discusses how powerful philanthropy can be when philanthropic leaders are intentional in thinking through inclusion, as well as her experiences in the Career Pathways program.
Posted Date: Mon, 09/17/2018 - 12:37
Natalie Ross previews the upcoming United Nations General Assembly in New York, highlighting three of the topics the Council will be focusing on during the event.
Posted Date: Fri, 09/14/2018 - 15:21
Brad Ward discusses disaster response resources, DAFs and the upcoming CEO Roundtable, new tools, and more in the September issue of Community Philanthropy Update.
Posted Date: Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:21
Sherry Ristau celebrates four years at the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, reflecting on lessons learned and the importance of working toward inclusive economic prosperity.
Posted Date: Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:00
In This Week's Edition of Snapshot: Tax Cuts 2.0 Plan is Unveiled; Rettig Expected to Be Confirmed Amid Other Pending Priorities ; Primary Elections Held in New Hampshire; State Tax Revenues Vary Due to Federal Tax Law Changes.