Upcoming Events

May 27th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Please join AGM and MLAC for a presentation on “Moving Vulnerable People out of Crisis through Civil Legal Aid.”

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May 29th
Audience:
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Meet-the-Donors is an opportunity to learn firsthand about the grants process. The format includes a moderated panel discussion as well as an ample Q&A period with the audience. We’ll learn specific information about the participating foundations as well as tips that will be useful for any and...

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Jun 2nd
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Webinar Description: A grantmakers’ application and reporting practices are often the first – and sometimes the only – thing that a grantseeker or grantee organization experiences as evidence of what the grantmaker cares about. Are your practices streamlined and sensible? Do they line up...

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Jun 3rd
Audience:
Nonprofit, Consultant, Grantseeker

Explore the motivation, interests and needs of donors, with tips on ways to invite them in, and build philanthropy partnerships

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Jun 9th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Grant Managers Network is pleased to present the following professional development opportunity on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - "A Day in the Life of a Grants Manager: Today and Tomorrow."

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In Philanthropy

May 21st, 2015
Source: AGM Blog
“What would it take to end homelessness in Boston?” “What would it take to reduce childhood obesity by 50% in Germantown, MA?” “What would it take for students to eliminate Styrofoam from Boston Public Schools?” These are the types of challenging questions that emerged recently at an AGM workshop... More »
May 19th, 2015
Source: The Nonprofit Quarterly
Take heed of your tear ducts; this story could restore (or reinforce) your faith in humanity. Clarence Blackmon, 81, of Fayetteville, North Carolina had just spent several months hospitalized undergoing treatment for cancer when he came home to an empty fridge. Weighing only 115 pounds, Blackmon... More »
May 18th, 2015
Source: The Boston Globe
For Jeanne DuBois, the end came after 20 years. For Ray Considine, it will be more than 25. Al Bashevkin, almost 30. And Jerry McCarthy will retire from his organization’s top job after nearly four decades. All of them are longtime leaders of local nonprofits, members of a generation who came of... More »
May 18th, 2015
Source: AGM Blog
When I recently attended the 25th anniversary celebration & symposium for The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI), I felt like a 25-year old in the room surrounded by the depth and breadth of experience that the average 25-year old typically lacks. More »

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