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This annual research study from The Foundation Center estimates 2013 giving at $54.7 billion and the outlook for 2014 is for growth to continue ahead of inflation.
MFAAP members convened for a program with Dr. Lynn Wooten and the presentation of the Dr. Gerald K. Smith Award to Johngerlyn "Jonse" Young.
The GVSU Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership prepares students for careers or advancement in the nonprofit and philanthropic sector through classroom study, applied research, professional development, and field experience.
The Barry Community Foundation was recently honored with the 2014 Secretaries’ Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Karen Wilson-Smithbauer, foundation president, talks about her favorite grant supporting an art program for children at First Step.
CMF President Emeritus Dottie Johnson was honored with induction into the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame, October 30, 2014.
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The question for foundation leaders is how best to develop a relationship with elected and appointed officials, government bureaucrats and other policymakers to achieve the social, civic and monetary impact desired, according to three experts on the public policy/philanthropic dynamic.
Michigan is considered a leader in promoting access to healthy foods and a group of funding partners led by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation is making sure the state remains an innovative leader in this effort.
Foundation and state leaders serving several “picture postcard” communities shared their challenges of the real story behind the scenes during at the 42nd CMF Annual Conference.
Grantmakers looking to grow impact are beginning to embrace a new approach to tackling the tough challenges facing their communities. At the center of this is scaling, how best to redefine it for maximum impact, and how best to lift up promising and proven ideas.
Michigan foundations are once again putting their support behind the tremendously successful New Economy Initiative to help the Detroit region’s businesses and entrepreneurs.