Council Events

Upcoming Events

This call will provide an opportunity for us to listen and learn from you as we explore key questions that will guide our work into the future. Join us to help reimagine our vision and value to the field.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

This call will provide an opportunity for us to listen and learn from you as we explore key questions that will guide our work into the future. Join us to help reimagine our vision and value to the field.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

Past Events

The alphabet soup of global regulatory acronyms – FARA, FATF, and De-Risking to name a few – can lead to confusion for grantmakers. Join us for an update and discussion for how these regulations affect global grantmakers today.

The Council hosted a funders-only webinar with the Democracy Funders 2020 Census Subgroup to talk about the national philanthropy strategy to ensure an accurate count on the 2020 census.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

This call will provide an opportunity for us to listen and learn from you as we explore key questions that will guide our work into the future. Join us to help reimagine our vision and value to the field.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

In this month’s “Lunch with Legal Counsel” webinar, Bryan Del Rosario will tackle fiscal sponsorship and how to go about it successfully.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

Explore the critical learning journey for community foundation professionals in today's context of offerings and identify what you need to know.

Continue the discussion on scholarships with Ben McDearmon as he discusses community foundation scholarship programs and questions about them frequently asked of the Council's Legal Team.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

What are post-graduation scholarships and how can foundations and their communities benefit from them?

The goal of his conversation is for community foundation leaders to explore their role in helping leaders, regardless of sector, build the collaborative capacity they need to address community-wide challenges and opportunities.

Hear how the Homeless Persons Representation Project in Baltimore serves clients experiencing homelessness—including veterans and youth in Baltimore and across the state, and learn about their role in informing national efforts with the American Bar Association, Equal Justice Works and federal partners to “cover the map” with legal services for vulnerable populations by promoting best practices that produce tangible results.

Attorney Bryan Del Rosario discusses the prohibitions on engaging in self-dealing. In particular, Bryan tackles issues such as who gets the credit (company or foundation) when a gift is made; decisions regarding use of a foundation’s resources, whether a foundation must not advertise or promote the goods or services of its corporate sponsor, and much more.

This monthly call is for community foundations staff to connect with the National Standards staff and to ask questions related to the National Standards program.

The Council's legal expert, Suzanne Friday, discusses regulations and compliance issues for grantmaking abroad.

Data storytelling to help transform facts into impact is a skill that can be taught, and this webinar features key lessons in communicating data that foundations can readily apply.

This webinar will delve into ways to fine tune your community foundation's development strategy.