Council Events

Upcoming Events

Legal Office Hours for Corporate Foundations & Giving Programs creates an open dialogue between corporate philanthropy/CSR leaders and Council attorneys on the legal questions and pressing issues in response to COVID-19.

The philanthropic sector's ability to influence public policy has been a pathway to significant social change in the United States. Using the current global crisis as a backdrop, this session will focus on a discussion of policy engagement through a health policy lens.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host corporate peer discussions to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations and re-constituted affinity group, CEONet, invite CEOs and Executive Directors of community foundations to join a virtual roundtable in support of the continued efforts by the field to respond and adapt to the challenges of COVID-19.

A well-trained staff and an informed board are critical to the success of community foundations in our fast-changing world. This two-day course helps new and growing foundation stakeholders build the essential skills they need to balance governance and management with the broader understanding of community foundations within the philanthropic sector.

Council Office Hours for Community Foundations opens the the conversation between funders and Council attorneys, Bryan Del Rosario and Ben McDearmon, and lead strategist for community philanthropy, Brad Ward, on pressing issues in response to COVID-19.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Led by the Council's legal team and Brad Ward, Lead Strategist, Community Philanthropy, this workshop is designed to answer your broad legal and practical questions on administering funds, grants, and community foundation activities.

This webinar will discuss the impacts of digital transformation on the role of technology, what a strategic IT roadmap looks like, and how your entire organization benefits when IT is aligned with your mission and business. We'll also review examples of successes in our sector, lessons learned, and emerging considerations for the future.

Council on Foundations and re-constituted affinity group, CEONet, invite CEOs and Executive Directors of community foundations to join a virtual roundtable in support of the continued efforts by the field to respond and adapt to the challenges of COVID-19.

The 2020 HR Retreat, co-hosted by the Council on Foundations and CHANGE Philanthropy, is a unique opportunity to learn, share and grow with other culture, talent and HR leaders in philanthropy. This event is for those committed to fostering a work force and institutional culture rooted in diversity, equity and inclusion.

From COVID-19 and the CARES Act to the November election – how will philanthropy be impacted? The Council on Foundation’s 2020 Public Policy Summit will engage foundation leaders from around the country to learn from peers, policy experts and government leaders about the most pressing policy issues of the day.

Past Events

Council Office Hours for Community Foundations opens the the conversation between funders and Council attorneys, Bryan Del Rosario and Ben McDearmon, and lead strategist for community philanthropy, Brad Ward, on pressing issues in response to COVID-19.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

The Council is a co-sponsor of this webinar from the Center for Disaster Philanthropy, which will explore the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and its impact on nonprofits and vulnerable communities.

Council on Foundations, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), and Points of Light (POL) are partnering to host a corporate peer discussion series to support companies' response and adaptation to the challenges of COVID-19. Join us throughout this nine week series to share ideas and explore plans for a longer-term community response.

As the world responds to the impacts of COVID-19, leaders of endowed independent and family foundations are working with their Boards of Trustees and staff to determine how best to respond. Many organizations are considering how they can increase their funding to nonprofits and communities during these difficult times

Developed out of a trending conversation on the Philanthropy Exchange the Council invites you to join a peer-led discussion of how community foundations are adapting programmatic strategy to deliver their core mission amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Council on Foundations and re-constituted affinity group, CEONet, invite CEOs and Executive Directors of community foundations to join a virtual roundtable in support of the continued efforts by the field to respond and adapt to the challenges of COVID-19.