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April 8, 2013

New member the Chinese American Community Foundation was featured last week in the San Jose Mercury News:

April 8, 2013

Once again NCG member the Mitchell Kapor Foundation produces a video annual report to highlight their work and the work of their grantees in the previous year.

February 16, 2012

NCG member Full Circle Fund shows us what a great infographic looks like.

February 15, 2012

The W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation hosted its fourth annual convening of education grantees in the fall of 2011 and have recently published a report that synthesizes key themes and ideas of education leaders from across the country.

February 8, 2012

Yesterday the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Proposition 8, a voter approved ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional.

February 6, 2012

With January now behind us, surely we’ve all caught up on the e-mail that was waiting for us after the winter holiday.

November 2, 2011

Last week NCG learned that San Francisco philanthropist Mortimer Fleishhacker III passed away on October 25th.

October 31, 2011

The Social Impact Exchange, a community of funders, advisors, wealth managers, intermediaries, nonprofits and researchers interested in developing practices for funding and implementing large-scale expansions of top-performing nonprofit initiatives, has announced the launch of its 2012 Business Plan Competition.

October 28, 2011

Last week The Gladstone Institutes, an independent and nonprofit biomedical-research organization affiliated with UCSF, received a $5 million gift from the Roddenberry Foundation to found Gladstone’s new Roddenberry Center for Stem Cell Biology.