Investing in Change: The Funders Role in Moving Beyond the Overhead Myth

Investing in Change: The Funders Role in Moving Beyond the Overhead Myth

Thursday, September 18, 2014 -
12:00pm to 3:30pm CDT
Austin, TX
Renaissance Austin Hotel, 9721 Arboretum Road, Austin 78759
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Philanthropy Southwest, together with the Alliance for Nonprofit Management, are pleased to bring together regional and national funders for an important peer-to-peer discussion on what it takes to create successful, sustainable programs that make a difference.

The 2014 Funder's Roundtable will be held during the Aliance for Nonprofit Management Annual Conference and the Texas Nonprofit Summit. Luncheon keynote speaker Ken Berger, President and CEO of Charity Navigator, will discuss "The Road Beyond Overhead Myth." Following the luncheon, funders will convene with Ken for a facilitated peer discussion on the current movement to change the way general operating support and capacity building investment are approached, and how funders and their grantees present and discuss costs.

Featured speakers:

Ken Berger, CEO, Charity Navigator
Chrissie Bonner, Alliance Board Member,  and Program Officer, The Philadelphia Foundation
Unmi Song, President, Lloyd Fry Foundation (Chicago, IL) and active leader in Real Talk about Real Costs movement
Becky Pastner, Program Officer, Health Policy & Grants, Health Living, St. David's Foundation (Austin, TX)
Ellen Solowey, Program Officer, The Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust (Phoenix, AZ)

Cost: $75 - Luncheon & Funder Roundtable

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