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By Mary Jane Rynd, president & CEO, Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust (Phoenix, AZ)

Uncertainty weighs heavily on every aspect of our current existence. We all feel it, for ourselves and for others. We all seek a clear path forward...

March 21, 2020
Blog Post

By Tony J. Fundaro, president & CEO, Philanthropy Southwest

Over the last few weeks we have been monitoring the outbreak of COVID-19 and its impact on communities throughout our region, nation, and world. We want to take a moment to...

March 16, 2020
Blog Post

The following guest blog post is written by PSW Road Show partners and presenters, Impact City Founder Salah Boukadoum & CEO Jennifer M. Ware.

Today’s funding models leave so much opportunity on the table for our communities. Too...

February 26, 2020
Blog Post

The following guest blog post is written by PSW Road Show partners and presenters, Impact City Founder Salah Boukadoum & CEO Jennifer M. Ware.

“How will you support your program in future years?”

Some form...

January 29, 2020
Member News

The perception of rural communities is that of quiet, sparsely populated areas subsisting on agriculture and wildlife. Often small grants in these communities can have large ripple effects. While the needs may be similar to other rural areas, the...

December 11, 2019
Member News

Houston, TX - Texas Pride Impact Funds announced that 17 organizations will share $120,000 to support the transformational work of community partner organizations, from smaller cities around Texas including Corpus Christi, Eagle Pass and Lubbock, as well as organizations serving multi-county regions in the urban centers of Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio. Read more.

November 15, 2019
Member News

In response to the destructive tornadoes that devastated parts of Dallas and Richardson, Texas PSW Members Communities Foundation of Texas (Dallas, TX) and The Dallas Foundation (Dallas, TX) have been working tirelessly to develop community solutions and support organizations on the front lines. More information here and here.

October 23, 2019
PSW News

I’ve been listening : listening to our members, to their visions for their foundations, the challenges they face on multiple levels, the seemingly insurmountable needs in their communities, and their passion to see sustainable change.

September 30, 2019
Member News

Hobbs, NM - JF Maddox's Longtime CEO Bob Reid announced his decision to step down from the foundation no later than December 31, 2020, after 25 years of leadership. The foundation has appointed an executive search committee to oversee its search process for a new leader. More.

September 06, 2019

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