Philanthropy for Uncertain Times: Social Innovation and Systemic Change

Note:  This discussion addresses social innovation and systemic change in Canada; however, I believe that the fundamentals of this discussion can be applied globally. Enjoy! Stephen Huddart, President and CEO of the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, talks about current innovations in philanthropy and how social innovation is creating extraordinary opportunities to reshape how we approach complex challenges […]

Top Free Nonprofit & Fundraising Webinars

Hi Everyone! This is a listing of the best nonprofit websites that provide free webinars. Webinars are a great way to learn and increase your professional development without leaving the comfort of your home or office. I hope this helps and allows you to increase your impact. Enjoy.Learn.Grow.Give Back! Nonprofit Tech For Good-With 50,000 monthly […]

What Does Philanthropy Have To Do With Social Justice?

Social Justice: What’s Philanthropy Got To Do With It? – Hurst Lecture Series Streamed live on Aug 6, 2014 Generously underwritten by the Hurst Family Foundation, the Hurst Lecture Series features conversations with renowned and inspiring leaders for public audiences in Aspen. Featuring Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, interviewed by Jane Wales, Vice President […]

The New Activist Givers

Check out this interesting Forbes article written by Richard C. Morais…. Steward Leonard Jr., chief executive of Stew Leonard’s, the famous grocery store chain in Connecticut, was with his family in the Caribbean when his 2-year-old son, Stewie, drowned in the pool. ”You really are emotionally tired after such a tragedy, and you don’t know what […]

5 Nonprofit Trends to Watch in 2014

Great article written by Nell Edgington. Take a Gander  & Enjoy! Among other obvious things, December is a time for reflection on the past year and predictions for the coming year. There have already been some great forecasts about what 2014 will bring the social change sector (here, here, and here). And as is my tradition, I want […]

Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Webinar

Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Webinar Recorded Webinar Free If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the […]