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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 9th
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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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Jun 10th
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All

GEO Learning Conference designed for grantmakers who recognize that learning in partnership with others leads to better results.

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Jun 11th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Join us for this special webinar as we count and describe the many ways that philanthropic families work with the more than 800 community foundations spread across North America. From partnering for impact to serving as a training ground for younger family members, community foundations and...

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Jun 11th
Audience:
, Grantmaker

This monthly webinar series is scheduled to help guide any funders interested in getting on the map. We will walk through instructions for sharing all the necessary grants data to make your regional map come to life.

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In Philanthropy

May 28th, 2015
Source: AGM Blog
As an estate planning attorney, I am often approached by clients interested in making charitable gifts.  In most cases, these clients’ goals are similar.  They want to “do good” with their money.  They feel they have been lucky – either because they have succeeded financially or because they have... More »
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 »

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