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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 3:43pm

Updated information about the impact of 2022 New Mexico Wildfires and resources for foundations.

Friday, April 29, 2022 - 9:51am

Thank you for the opportunity to provide written testimony for the record on the subject of “Enhancing the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938.” We commend the committee for holding a hearing on this important topic as nonprofit organizations continue to respond to global crises and seek clarity on the laws that govern international philanthropic flows.

Monday, April 4, 2022 - 10:30am

Thank you for the opportunity to provide written testimony for the record on the subject of “Examining Charitable Giving and Trends in the Nonprofit Sector.” We commend the committee for holding this hearing during a pivotal moment for nonprofits and their philanthropic partners.

Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 1:00pm

Updated information about the impact of the Russian invasion of Ukraine and resources for foundations.

Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 10:00am

The Council on Foundations announced today that it will convene a new task force in the coming months to lift up clear ethical standards for members and to underscore philanthropy’s profound responsibility to the greater good.

Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 3:00pm

On Feb. 3, 2022, Representatives Pingree (ME-1), Reed (NY-23), Khanna (CA-17) and Porter (CA-45) introduced the Accelerating Charitable Efforts Act, the House companion bill to S.1981.

Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 11:00am

The Council on Foundations (the Council) today announced that its membership has approved the appointment of three philanthropic executives to its board of directors: Srikanth Gopal, Managing Partner of Humanity United; Galen Maness, Chief Operating Officer of the San Francisco Foundation; and Jay Williams, President and CEO of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.

Monday, January 24, 2022 - 2:30pm

The Council on Foundations today announced the selection of 51 philanthropy professionals for participation in Career Pathways, a leadership development program designed to diversify the talent pipeline for executive-level roles in Philanthropy.

Monday, December 13, 2021 - 7:30am

Updated information about the impact of December 2021 Tornadoes on communities and resources for foundations.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

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 the Distinguished Service Award, and the General Service Foundation receives the Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking.