Council Events

Past Events

Community Foundation Week (#CFWeek) is a prime opportunity to highlight the critical role of community philanthropy in supporting a thriving local community.

June 20-24, the Council's Legal Team be hosting an Ask the Expert chat on the Philanthropy Exchange's Open Exchange. Throughout the week the Legal Team will be online and answering your questions regarding Department of Labor's final rule updating the overtime regulations.

Bipartisan consensus around criminal justice reform is growing nationally with more foundations increasing their efforts to change the way we think about prisons and public safety. As this issue continues to gain momentum, we ask how can philanthropy take a leadership role in reforming the criminal justice system in America?

Join us for a live chat Q&A on the Philanthropy Exchange with Regine Webster and Anna Hurt from the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. For one hour, they will be on the Open Exchange ready to answer your questions about disaster grantmaking, from preparedness to emergency response.

Communities across the country are talking about Pay for Success, a public-private partnership approach that harnesses private sector investments to scale up proven social programs, with payments made by government if, and only if, outcomes are met or exceeded.