Upcoming Events

Feb 27th
Audience:
Consultant, Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor
Mar 1st
Audience:
Consultant, Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

The Grantmakers Income Security Taskforce (GIST) invites you to attend the 14th Annual Budget and Tax Briefing for Grantmakers on March 1, 2017 in Washington, DC. This meeting is free of charge and open to foundation representatives and philanthropic advisors only.

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Mar 6th
Audience:
Consultant, Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Join funders from the region for an important conversation about accelerating changes in policies that have the potential to significantly impact democracy and civil liberties.

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Mar 9th
Audience:
Consultant, Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Over the past decade, momentum has built to apply an evidence-based framework to grantmaking. While it goes without saying that funding what is proven to work makes sense, evidence can be elusive, and the price of gathering it can be unreasonably high for grantmakers and grantees.

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In Philanthropy

February 13th, 2017
Source: Masslive.com
Disruption. From every angle, Main Street to Wall Street, around every kitchen table and on both sides of the aisle, our country is in the midst of significant disruption. The tech revolution, the share economy and the era of big data are all at work turning the status quo on its head. What worked... More »
February 8th, 2017
Source: AGM Blog
Due to the impending storm, AGM's office will be closed on Thursday, February 9, 2017.  Be safe during the storm.  More »
February 2nd, 2017
Source: The Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers
If there were ever a time for philanthropy to speak with a strong voice on the issues and values it cares about, now is the time. Whenever there is a new Congress and new Presidential administration, it is a critical moment for all sectors to ensure they are being heard—philanthropy included. More »
January 26th, 2017
Source: Forbes
Philanthropy is a strange field in that very little is done to examine what “good” looks like. Unlike in business where there are common models for effective practice, philanthropists tend to make it up as they go along – how can you go wrong giving money to charity? Good or bad, you tend to get... More »

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