Council & Member News Feed

Posted Date: Thu, 12/02/2021 - 09:30
Member Week 2021: Foundation Leader Q&A with Peter Dunn
Posted Date: Tue, 11/30/2021 - 15:00
The Council on Foundations (“the Council”) today recognized outstanding leadership in the philanthropic sector through its awards program. Tara McKenzie Sandercock, Senior Vice President of Grants and Community Partnerships at the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, is this year’s winner of...
Posted Date: Thu, 11/18/2021 - 13:00
A lot of things worth celebrating are on my radar this month – Thanksgiving is coming up and I am looking forward to the baking that entails. We’ve just finished commemorating Community Foundation Week and I am currently enjoying collecting leaves with my daughter after they turn from green to red...
Posted Date: Fri, 11/05/2021 - 14:00
The top stories in Washington this week, including News From the Council, House to Vote on Infrastructure and Reconciliation Packages, Federal Healthcare Open Enrollment Extended, Remembering the Sacrifices of the Nation's Veterans, and Happening in the States.
Posted Date: Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00
The top stories in Washington this week, including News From the Council, Democrats Announce Build Back Better Framework, IRS Sets Standards on LLCs Seeking Exempt Status, Federal Reserve Board Webcast Conference on Topics of Diversity and Inclusion, Child Tax Credit Sign-Up Deadline Approaches in...
Posted Date: Thu, 10/28/2021 - 15:00
You may have started your career in philanthropy knowing that community foundations not only impact the neighborhoods they serve, but also inspire a commitment to the greater good across counties, states, and the country — or you may have learned this along the way. Community Foundation Week,...
Posted Date: Fri, 10/22/2021 - 14:00
The top stories in Washington this week, including News From the Council, Talks Ongoing on Democrats' Legislative Priorities, U.S. Department of Education Revamps Public Service Loan Forgiveness, USDA's Equity Commission Nomination, and Happening in the States.
Posted Date: Fri, 10/08/2021 - 13:00
The top stories in Washington this week, including News From the Council, Senate Approves Short-Term Debt Ceiling Fix, Welcoming Afghanistan Nationals: Resettlement Needs, USDA Announces Intent to Establish an Equity Commission - Solicits Nominations for Membership, White House Announces 2022...
Posted Date: Tue, 10/05/2021 - 11:30
The Council on Foundations (“the Council”) today announced the release of the 2021 Grantmaker Salary and Benefits Report (GSB), an annual analysis of key human resources trends that includes the most comprehensive data on the composition and compensation of U.S. foundations.
Posted Date: Tue, 10/05/2021 - 09:44
Many of us know that the philanthropic community has a critical role to play in addressing the increase in hate and hate crimes, but it’s not easy to figure out how to tackle this work.