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Monday, January 8, 2018

The Council on Foundations is pleased to announce that Julianne Sobral has been named its new Chief Operating Officer. Julianne comes to the role after serving the last 2.5 years as its Senior Vice President for Operations and Talent Development and having been with the organization since 2013.

Friday, December 22, 2017

The Council on Foundations offices will be closed from December 23, 2017 - January 1, 2018. During this time, Council staff is available to assist our members with their time-sensitive needs. Please dial the membership line directly at 703-879-0645 or email Membership at membership@cof.org.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

On December 20, 2017, the Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The Council on Foundations is proud to announce the 24 members of its 2018 Career Pathways cohort, representing the fifth class of the program.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Independent Sector, the Council on Foundations, and the National Council of Nonprofits, collectively representing tens of thousands of charitable and philanthropic organizations, are unified in opposition to the final tax legislation.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Nearly 9,000 wildfires tore through the State of California in December 2017, burning 1.2 million acres of land, destroying more than 10,800 structures and killing at least 46 people.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

On Saturday, December 2, the Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill on Senate Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The Council on Foundations, National Council of Nonprofits and Independent Sector voiced united opposition to the Tax Cuts and Job Act being considered in the U.S. Senate. Leaders of the three organizations, which represent foundations and charitable nonprofits, sent a letter to lawmakers, an excerpt of which is below.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

On November 16, 2017, the Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill on the passage of H.R. 1

Monday, November 13, 2017

The Council on Foundations and the National Council of Nonprofits stand united in opposing H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, because of significant changes to proven tax policies that have served the American people well.