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September 29, 2015

The explosion of racial injustice back into the public consciousness interconnecting Oakland, New York, Ferguson and many point between has re-energized conversations about race, equity and institutional change. Today, funders have an opportunity to engage with government partners.

September 29, 2015

We came. We authenticated. We envisioned. The Corporate Philanthropy Institute opened some big questions. If you were there, thank you. Thank you for coming, and thank you for bringing your energy, your curiosity, your questions, your knowledge, your insights, and your know-how with you into the room.

September 18, 2015

It’s official: 2015 is the worst recorded fire season in history. Wildfires are still raging across California’s drought-parched hills, with thousands displaced and hundreds facing catastrophic losses and the Herculean task of rebuilding. We’ve looked into ways to help.

September 15, 2015

On the fence about the Corporate Philanthropy Institute? Here are 10 reasons to jump!

September 15, 2015

NCG’s New Grantmakers Institute is coming up, and I’ve been doing a lot of work gearing up to it. In prepping the presenters, my frame for these two days is becoming really clear.

September 9, 2015

Northern California Grantmakers is pleased to announce that Emily Katz Kishawi will be joining as chief alchemist, to distill the knowledge gained from philanthropic experience and communicate our acumen and passion for bettering this corner of the world.

September 9, 2015

As we say goodbye to summer and move into a busy fall season, I’m excited by the many opportunities we will have to connect with colleagues, discuss the issues with which we are grappling, share triumphs and learnings, strengthen our relationships as we explore possibilities for collaboration.

September 1, 2015

NCG is partnering the Grants Managers Network to host a program exploring the new role of grants managers. We spoke with Sara Davis, of The Hewlett Foundation, Dan Gaff, Communications Chair at GMN and Miriam Williams, Manager of Membership and Chapter Services at GMN about the unique event.

September 1, 2015

Guest bloggers Rebecca Coker and Jessica Huey, consultants with FMA, explain below how effective management of grantee funds and an alternative mindset can affect today's grantmaking.

August 25, 2015

Time is running out! The countdown has begun for 2015 Corporate Philanthropy Institute. CPI is only 26 days away.

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