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.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

On November 8, 2017, the Council on Foundations released the following statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

On October 11, 2017, the Council on Foundations released a statement from President and CEO Vikki Spruill.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Noah Atencio, Vice President of Community Impact for Community First Foundation in Arvada, Colorado, was awarded the 2017 Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking, one of the most prestigious honors for innovative grantmakers.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Statement from the President and CEO, Vikki Spruill, on Tax Reform.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Updated information about impact and resources for foundations responding to Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Mexico experienced two major earthquakes in the September 2017. The first, hitting the southern coast of Mexico on September 8th, was one of the biggest recorded in the area at a magnitude of 8.1. Only eleven days after this first major disastor, on September 19th, Mexico was hit with another earthquake, at a magnitude of 7.1. Many deaths have been reported from both earthquakes and several major cities including Mexico City, Puebla, and San Juan Raboso have large amounts of rubble, with many people trapped under collapsed buildings.