Upcoming Events

The Collective Impact Forum, an initiative of FSG and the Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions, invites you to attend the field’s premier annual collective impact convening on May 14 - 16, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois. The 2019 Collective Impact Convening builds on the success of the 2018 convening in Austin that attracted 700 funders, backbone leaders, and other collective impact community partners.

Funding Forward is the annual gathering of grantmakers committed to LGBTQ issues organized by the affinity group Funders for LGBTQ Issues.

Next spring in Portland, gather together with more than 2,000 of your nonprofit colleagues to collaborate, innovate, and discover new ways to spark change with technology.

Join us for #PEAK2019! Check back for more information in the coming months!

Our 49th Annual Meeting will draw grantmakers, experts and thought leaders to Louisville, Kentucky, for three days of connection, ​engagement ​and ​inspiration ​highlighting ​the ​trends, ​people ​and ​challenges ​that ​will ​define ​philanthropy ​in ​the ​years ​ahead.

Understand the five core questions of grantmaking effectiveness and consider ways to find answers using accessible data. As grantmakers, we evaluate what and who we fund, but often forget to evaluate HOW we make grants, and whether our grantmaking practices are as effective as they can be.

Looking for ideas to improve your grantmaking practices and time to network with other grants management professionals? Join us in fabulous Chicago for a day-long event with speakers from the MacArthur Foundation, Grand Victoria Foundation, PEAK Grantmaking, and your Midwest Regional Chapter team on a wide-range of hot topics in philanthropy including practices, racial equity, and going paperless. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Did you know there are 12 centers across the state of Florida that provide leadership and management training for nonprofit professionals and volunteers? Learn about these Management Support Organizations, or MSOs, and how you, your organization, and your grantees can benefit from educational opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the nonprofit sector.

Getting funding for your big project and recruiting partners usually involves both written communications and a presentation. Are you ready to meet potential funders and make them fall in love with your organization?

In this interactive NTEN Workshop, we’ll guide you through a proven framework for building a compelling story about the challenges in your community and how you are best suited to address them. You will develop skills in describing your organization’s mission and helping potential funders or partners see themselves playing a role in your success.

Join the largest national convening of education grantmakers for the next step on our equity journey! Seize the opportunity to explore successful investments in social and emotional learning, healthy environments, and expanded learning experiences for the whole learner - birth to career.

Events Around the Field

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