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Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 1:45pm

To accelerate the progress and impact of business efforts to address racial equity, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), The Council on Foundations, and Points of Light collaborated to host a two-day conference titled, “Racial Equity: Moving Companies from Promise to Action.”

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 10:20am

Two new laws in Nicaragua, The Law for the Regulation of Foreign Agents and The Special Law on Cybercrimes, will fundamentally reshape how foreign funders can support Nicaraguan nonprofits and how civic space is regulated in the country.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 4:52pm

COVID-19 has had a substantial impact on philanthropy and the way it does business. In the wake of this global pandemic, foundations took immediate action to do more – pledging to support nonprofit partners, people and communities hit hardest by the impacts of the virus. To highlight both the opportunities and the challenges global foundations face in shifting their practices, we are sharing blogs throughout the Fall from global funders who strive to do better despite the barriers.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:00pm

A new law signed on September 28, 2020 will greatly tighten and restrict the existing Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). FCRA is the cornerstone law that regulates how nonprofits in India can receive foreign funding, including from U.S.-based foundations and corporations.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4:30pm

A new report from Council on Foundations, Philanthropy California, and Dalberg Advisors outlines how the US philanthropic sector is responding to the 2020 crises — and the opportunities to shift practices and share power to enable communities and the industry to #BuildBackBetter.

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:03pm

A new report from Council on Foundations, Philanthropy California, and Dalberg Advisors outlines how the US philanthropic sector is responding to the 2020 crises — and the opportunities to shift practices and share power to enable communities and the industry to #BuildBackBetter.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 8:52am

Updated information about the impact of Hurricane Laura on communities and resources for foundations.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 8:40am

Updated information about the impact of 2020 California Wildfires and resources for foundations.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 8:26am

Updated information about the impact of severe storms during Spring 2020 and resources for foundations.

Monday, April 13, 2020 - 12:30pm

Updated information about the impact of severe storms during Spring 2020 and resources for foundations.