43rd Annual Conference - 2015 Session Materials

Publication date: 
November, 2015

Session materials from the 43rd Annual Conference, November 8-10, 2015 are available below.  Click on a session title to view the resources made available by the speakers.

Opening Plenary | Sunday, November 8 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity

Our State of Generosity

Constituent Specific Sessions | Monday, November 9 | 9:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Trends in Corporate Societal Investment – Corporate Session

Turmoil to Permanent Transformation – How to Create Sustainable Fundraising Programs – Public Charity and Community College Session

Grantmaking Ethics – Family Session

What’s Next for Community Philanthropy: Addressing Economic Disparities in our Communities – Community Foundation Session

Beyond Grantmaking Conversation Café – Independent Session

Concurrent Sessions | Monday, November 9 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Making Effective & Accountable Investment Decisions

Anchor Strategies: Aligning the Interests of Anchor Institutions and Communities

Key Traits of Phenomenal Executive Directors

Talent Matters: Leveraging Talent to Advance your Foundation’s Vision and Strategy

Foundation to Foundation: Easing the Way into Impact Investing
Crisis Communication: Your Reputation is at Stake
Education Matters: Shaping the Future

Luncheon Plenary | Monday, November 9 | 12:30 – 2:15 p.m.

Fearless Engagement for Resilient Communities
Bounce Forward Urban Reslieince in the Era of Climage Change
2015 Michigan Civic Health Index

Concurrent Sessions | Monday, November 9 | 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.

Senior Displacement: How to Prevent Displacement and/or Transition Successfully if Displacement Occurs

The Human Element of Security

Collaboration in the Arts: Effectively Partnering for Greater Community Benefit

Cultivating Collaborative Communication

A Lay of the Land: Climate Change, Energy, and the Role of Michigan’s Philanthropic Community
The Elephant in the Room: Mission- Related Endowment Investing
Communicating about Opportunity in Racially Diverse Places

BONUS Finance Update | Monday, November 9 | 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

2014 Foundation Investment Practices Report

Big thoughts, Quick talks! | Monday, November 9 | 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Strengthening Michigan Cities with Passenger Rail from Ann Arbor to Traverse City

Getting Started in Impact Investing
Go Farther Together: Exploring the Power & Possibilities of Collaborative Giving
STEM, STEAM or Just Plain INCREDIBLE Schools?
Addressing Economic Inequality in Our Communities: Identifying and Implementing Strategies that Work
Applying a Wealth Building Framework to the Work of a Place-Rooted Foundation
7 Reasons Strategic Plans Fail – And Why They Don’t Have To
Will Increased Measurement of Business Results Reduce Pressure on Social Results Measurement?
Resident Engagement: Everyone’s doing it – or thinking about doing it – these days.
Preserving Your Story: Archiving Your Foundation’s History
The Kalamazoo Promise Effects Locally and Nationally

Concurrent Sessions | Tuesday, November 10 | 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

These are Great Grants, and We Have the Data to Prove It!

Generational Diversity – New Research on Transfer of Wealth Opportunities

Policy’s Fickle Support of the Foundation Sector and What We Can Do About It

A Bridge to Somewhere: Linking Education, Workforce Development and Real Jobs in Regional Economies
Technology for Board Communication
Equity: Building the Internal Capacity to Increase Equity in Kalamazoo County
Foundation to Foundation: Easing the Way into Impact Investing

Concurrent Sessions | Tuesday, November 10 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Integrated Health Care – Common Sense for all Michiganders

YOUth Voice: Promoting youth leadership in community problem solving

The Source: Twelve Principles of Governance that Power Exceptional Boards

Children and Parents Together – Dual Generation Strategies

Consciously Connected: Mindfulness in Daily Life

Beyond the Grant: Building Capacities Through Technical Assistance
Advancing Women’s Rights in Michigan
Unpacking “Impact” – Fad or Fab?

Luncheon & Closing Plenary | Tuesday, November 10 | 12:30 – 2:15 p.m.

Pathways to Potential: the Disparities, Realities and Incredible Opportunities for our Youth

PDF icon Our State of Generosity 2015 11 08.pdf725.35 KB
PDF icon Grantmaking ethics-cases.pdf155.4 KB
PDF icon Trends in Corporate Societal Investment.pdf1.68 MB
PDF icon Turmoil to Permanent Transformation.pdf1.5 MB
PDF icon Turmoil Talk handout.pdf106.96 KB
PDF icon Whats next for Community Philanthropy.pdf2.99 MB
PDF icon State Profile.pdf358.74 KB
PDF icon Phenomenal Fdn EDs_tear sheet.pdf73.68 KB
PDF icon Individual Action Plan Worksheet.pdf36.73 KB
PDF icon Achor Strategies PPT.pdf3.23 MB
PDF icon KVCC_Bronson HLC District Plan_Final_.pdf5.22 MB
PDF icon Making Effective and Accountable presentation.pdf4.54 MB
PDF icon Making Effective Combined Resources.pdf394.7 KB
PDF icon CMF 11-9-15 Talent Matters.pdf1021.82 KB
PDF icon Talent Matters Handout.pdf136.44 KB
PDF icon Collaboration in the Arts Session-finished.pdf936.73 KB
PDF icon Communication Workshop Final PP 5-9-13.pdf7.7 MB
PDF icon Cultivating Collaborative Communications Combined Resources.pdf1.82 MB
PDF icon Senior Displacement.pdf3.05 MB
PDF icon 2015 Barb Hiemstra CMF Presentation.pdf2 MB
PDF icon file for hearbleed.pdf235.46 KB
PDF icon CMF Conf Presentation Ann Arbor to Traverse City.pdf2.87 MB
PDF icon Foundation Investment Practices_Final.pdf1.94 MB
PDF icon Kresge_Bounce-Forward-Urban-Resilience-in-Era-of-Climate-Change-2015.pdf1.43 MB
PDF icon MICHI 2015 Executive Summary.pdf1.98 MB
PDF icon Beyond the Grant Equity session handout.pdf268 KB
PDF icon 2015 AC PowerPoint Template Markley Presentation.pdf3.6 MB
PDF icon Markley Presentation Resource List.pdf168.58 KB
PDF icon Policy's Fickle Combined Resources.pdf1.61 MB
PDF icon These Are Great Grants powerpoint combined.pdf2.71 MB
PDF icon 2015-10-28 MI Radio stat sheet final.pdf197.97 KB
PDF icon Children and Parents Dual Generations.pdf1.26 MB
PDF icon Consciously Connected Combined PowerPoint.pdf3.36 MB
PDF icon Consciously Connected Combined Resources.pdf381.1 KB
PDF icon Integrated Health Care AC Session 11-10-15.pdf919.84 KB
PDF icon 12 principles effective boards.pdf1.62 MB
PDF icon 12 Principles of Governance - Handout.pdf29.2 KB
PDF icon FINAL CMF Youth Presentation-for CMF.pdf518.29 KB