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February 2nd, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
In January I took on a new role as President and CEO of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers.  I am incredibly excited to have an opportunity to lead a vibrant and growing organization in the philanthropy sector. More »
February 1st, 2016
Source: AGM Member News
The Theodore Edson Parker Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Luis M. Pedroso as a new trustee for the foundation.  Mr. Pedroso has served as a senior advisor to the Foundation since 2007. More »
January 26th, 2016
One year ago, we introduced Barr’s new mission statement: To invest in human, natural, and creative potential, serving as thoughtful stewards and catalysts. Together, with the core values and approach to philanthropy articulated by our trustees, these principles provided the basis for planning... More »
January 21st, 2016
Source: The Chronicle of Philanthropy
There is no postracial America. The question is: does philanthropy know? More »
January 14th, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
Take a moment to imagine yourself as the executive of a small non-profit attending an information session with a major funder who has recently launched a new strategic plan. You’re anxiously awaiting word on how your non-profit fits into this new plan, one with a racial justice lens, and you’re a... More »
January 14th, 2016
Don’t let anyone tell you differently: making meaningful progress on our toughest societal challenges is extremely difficult. There is no magic formula. And a big ego doesn’t help.  More »
January 8th, 2016
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) backed down from a controversial rule that would have pressured nonprofits to collect the Social Security numbers of their donors. The backlash persuaded the IRS to withdraw the proposed rule after it received nearly 38,000 comments, including a letter signed by... More »
December 22nd, 2015
Source: Independent Sector
The United States Congress has finally made permanent three tax incentives for charitable giving! These incentives strengthen the charitable community’s ability to improve American lives and our communities, and ends the sector’s nearly 10-year long struggle to make these incentives a permanent... More »

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