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NCFP Series | Equity in Rural and Place-Based Funding

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Tuesday, Mar 12, 2024
2 pm - 3 pm EDT




This event is free, and for CMF Family Foundation members only.


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About the Event

Designed specifically for family philanthropy in rural areas, this session will delve into the insights and strategies of donors who have been supporting rural communities for years. Our speakers, representing family philanthropies and nonprofits, will explore the unique challenges and successes of investing and working with local initiatives and grassroots organizations in rural areas. Discover how to maximize the impact of your family’s philanthropic place-based efforts, learn from real-world case studies, gain practical tools to define strategic approaches and enhance your understanding of rural communities and rural grantmaking practices. 


Erin Borla, Executive Director & Trustee, Roundhouse Foundation | NCFP Fellow (2022-2024)
Michelle Lemming, President and CEO, Texoma Health Foundation
Wynn Rosser, President and CEO, T.L.L. Temple Foundation

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