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Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust and Arizona State University Launch the Knowledge Exchange for Resilience—a $15 Million Initiative to Help Strengthen Maricopa County’s Community Resilience

Release Date: 
01/28/2019

Phoenix, AZ - When the recession hit in 2008, it manifested itself in the housing collapse in the Valley that tested the resilience of nearly every community. “Upside down” in their mortgages, neighbors left over night. Houses were abandoned.

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5th Annual Texas Education Grantmakers Policy Symposium and Day at the Capitol

26 - 27
Feb 2019
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, February 27, 2019 (All day)
Location: 
Austin, TX

This two-day event is the state's largest convening of Texas grantmakers interested in Texas public education policy and provides grantmakers with a unique opportunity to learn from national and state public education policy experts, network with

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LGBTQ Philanthropy in the Southwest: Grantmaking Trends, Gaps, and Opportunities

05
Oct 2018
Friday, October 5, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
The Arizona Community Foundation

The Arizona Community Foundation, the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, and Philanthropy Southwest invite you to join us at our upcoming funder briefing: LGBTQ Philanthropy in the Southwest: Grantmaking T

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Dallas Summit on Racial Equity

23
Aug 2018
Thursday, August 23, 2018 -
8:30am to 3:00pm
Location: 
Communities Foundation of Texas Mabel Peters Caruth Center

Join Philanthropy Southwest, Grantmakers for Education, experts, and funders in Dallas, Texas for a regional education funders’ summit on racial equity, hosted by Grantmakers for Education and Lumina Foundation.

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The Dallas Foundation Awards over $1.2 Million to Local Nonprofits

Release Date: 
02/03/2016

DALLAS (February 3, 2016): The Board of Governors of The Dallas Foundation has awarded $1,214,300 in grants from the organization’s Community Impact Fund.

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2015 Grantor - Grantee Dialogue: Boards for a New Era

Publication date: 
01/2015
Program Presenter: David Renz, Ph.D., Director Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership Henry W. Bloch School of Management University of Missouri – Kansas City co-sponsored with United Way of Greater Houston. This is a copy of the presentation by David Renz from the 2015 Grantor - Grantee Dialogue: Boards for a New Era.

2015 Grantor - Grantee Dialogue: Boards for a New Era

Publication date: 
01/2015
This is a copy of the presentation from the Grantor - Grantee Dialogue recently held in Houston and co-sponsored with United Way of Greater Houston. Program Overview: Executives and board leaders have long understood that nonprofit governing boards come in many varieties and shapes, and that there is no single design that works for all nonprofits. And yet, we’re often told that there is some single best way to organize and operate our board, and that there are best practices that will guarantee board effectiveness. This interactive program presents an opportunity to learn from recent research...

New OMB Guidance on Indirect Costs: What it Does and Why it Matters

08
Dec 2014
Monday, December 8, 2014 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: 
Teleconference

Offered in partnership with the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers, join us for a call with The Office of Management and Budget who has issued guidelines establishing that a nonprofit's indirect costs (also called overhead or administra

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