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Share news about your grant making initiatives! AGM Grant Making Members are working on a variety of diverse causes including education, environment, healthcare and immigration (to name just a few). We want to promote your efforts and best practices. Help us spread your good works, event announcements and news items by emailing Gail Pinkham.
March 3rd, 2016
Source: Barr Foundation
Grounded in the belief that all students can succeed in school and in life, our new portfolio represents sharper focus and expanding reach. Earlier this year, the Foundation’s trustees ratified new strategies for Barr's Education program, which represent not only a new, sharper focus for our... More »
March 1st, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
As many people know, D5 has been a 5-year initiative to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in philanthropy. As we approach the end of our fifth year, many people are asking, “What’s next?” More »
February 25th, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
Associated Grant Makers is currently seeking candidates for potential AGM Board Directors to begin serving in June 2016.  We welcome your nomination of individuals you believe would make a meaningful contribution to AGM and the field of philanthropy.  Serving on the Board is a rewarding experience... More »
February 25th, 2016
Source: Stanford Social Innovation Review
Strategy. It’s the white whale of the social sector. It’s what we’re all seeking. Chances are, the word is hovering in a document on your desk right now. We hear it so often, it’s easy to lose sight of, or overlook, where the word came from and what it really means. It’s a military term. Strategy... More »
February 16th, 2016
Providing general operating support can be challenging for grantmakers. From our perspective at CEP, we know funders can sometimes wonder: Is our grant being used to further our mission? Without tying a grant to outcomes, how can we measure our impact? More »
February 8th, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
Due to another snow storm, AGM offices will be closed Monday, February 8, 2016. Please check our event calendar for upcoming programs. Thank you and be safe. More »
February 4th, 2016
Source: AGM Blog
Due to the pending storm, AGM offices will be closed Friday, February 5, 2016. Please check our event calendar for upcoming programs. Thank you and be safe. More »
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 »


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