Reposted from the Council of Michigan Foundations. By Rob Collier on January 8, 2014. Rob Collier is president/CEO of the Council of Michigan Foundations. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huEZk0eJAcE?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360] Rob Collier talks about the 100th anniversary of community foundations and the leadership role they play in building communities. He recommends reading a special
Newly released Issue 4.4 of The Foundation Review features articles about the work of community foundations. Authors share evaluation results on education policy and inclusion and equity. Impact investing is featured as a tool to attract and retain donors. Sector articles focus on social change, high performance culture, and venture philanthropy. A
Soon to be released Issue 4.4 of The Foundation Review features articles about the work of community foundations. Evaluation results articles focus on the Ohio Grantmakers Forum’s work in education policy and the Denver Foundation’s The Inclusiveness Project. The Greater Cincinnati Foundation’s experience in impact investing is featured as a tool that
The Grand Rapids Community Foundation announced that Miles Wilson was recently named Trustee. Wilson will serve a four-year term as a member of the Board of Trustees. Wilson was also appointed to the board of the national Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance, where he will serve a three year term on the audit
The Johnson Center Philanthropy Archives and Library has just posted its most recent collection, the Michigan Community Foundation Annual Reports. This collection includes annual reports from community foundations all over Michigan, and provides the opportunity to examine our unique structure of community foundations in the state. Access the collection today.