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The Foundation Review Webinar // The Future of Community

November 3, 2016 @ 1:00 PM2:30 PM

The Foundation Review Webinar // The Future of Community

The Council on Foundations is partnering with the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy on a special issue of The Foundation Review examining the Future of Community. The issue explores aspects of the relationship between foundations and communities, addressing topics such as the redefinition of community, the effect of evolving demographics, and potential solutions to climate change.

Join two of the authors who contributed to the special issue in this webinar. Laurel Carlton, Director, Leadership Initiatives and Governance, Community Foundations of Canada, will share her experiences with the Canadian network of community foundations as they adopted a knowledge-driven approach to leadership. Deborah Markley, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, will share the latest thinking about economic development philanthropy.

Access the entire issue here.

This online webinar will take place on Thursday, November 3 from 1–2:30 p.m. EDT

FREE for subscribers of The Foundation Review
FREE for Council on Foundations members
Non-subscribers: $35 (the fee may be applied to a subscription)

Deadline to register is Wednesday, November 2. Contact Michael Pratt at 616-331-9033 for more information.


Laurel Carlton, Director, Leadership Initiatives and Governance, Community Foundations of Canada
Deborah Markley, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship

Presented in partnership with:

Council on Foundations


November 3, 2016
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
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Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, Grand Valley State University