March 4, 2013
"Back on Track?"--California Budget Project Executive Director Christopher Hoene informed the attendees of NCG’s Annual California Budget Project Analysis that the most important part of his presentation title was the question mark at the end of it.
November 1, 2012
Last month NCG corporate members had the opportunity to learn more about Shared Value from FSG Managing Director Lalitha Vaidyanathan.
February 23, 2012
Guest blog post by Dan Cohen of Full Court Press Communications outlining how grantmakers can help grantees prepare for the unknown.
February 14, 2012
An interview with NCG 2012 Annual Meeting Keynote speakers Lucy Bernholz and Rob Reich.
February 9, 2012
Get to know Lucy Bernholz and Rob Reich--our 2012 Annual Meeting keynote speakers.
January 13, 2012
Despite a full schedule, NCG President and CEO Colin Lacon co-teaching a college course designed to teach students how to be effective grantmakers.
December 8, 2011
Members of NCG's Family Philanthropy Exchange met earlier this month to talk abut the grantmaking challenges that "keep them up at night."
November 29, 2011
NCG Interviews Nayantara Mehta About Upcoming Program on Funding Progressive Groups: Managing the Risk
NCG interviews Alliance for Justice Senior Counsel Nayantara Mehta on a program designed to help funders and social justice organizations manage "sting" operations, attacks on their organization, and the potential media firestorms that follow.
November 21, 2011
A Conversation With Van Jones: Understanding Movement Building–The Tea Party, Occupy Wall Street and Philanthropy
Last month NCG was excited to partner with the Mitchell Kapor Foundation to present Van Jones. Van discussed Occupy Wall Street, Philanthropy and other political movements at work in our country today.