Philanthropy Ohio

Empowering Change

Through Leadership


The recognized advocate and convener trusted to represent the interests of Ohio philanthropy in the state and the nation.

Through Educating


The preferred source for the latest knowledge and best tools that make philanthropy more effective and impactful.

Through Connecting


The network linking all forms of philanthropy, both locally and statewide, around topics and issues of interest to donors and funders.

  • Philanthropy Ohio met with Senator Portman in Washington, D.C. during Foundations on the Hill, 2014.

  • Van Jones presents at Philanthropy Forward '13

  • Endow Ohio testified before the Ohio House Finance and Appropriations Committee in February 2014.

  • Urban farming program in Cleveland.

  • Diversity and inclusion workshop at the 2013 annual conference.

In The Spotlight

Fairfield County Community Foundation Celebrates 40 Years

In 2014, member Fairfield Community Foundation celebrates their 40-year anniversary enhancing and strengthening the quality of life for the citizens of Fairfield, Fairfield Township and surrounding areas by assessing community needs and securing and expanding resources to meet those needs. Last year the foundation gave out $264,490 in grants to the community. In addition, each year the foundation grants more than $100,000 in student scholarships. Led by Diane Ruder, they support the areas of education, arts and culture, beautification, historic preservation, senior, youth and disabilities. 


Recent News

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Health News Update-4/16/14

Our weekly enewsletter updates members about Ohio and U.S. health policy news.

Monday, April 7, 2014
Why Fund-Raising is Fun

I loved the article in the New York Times by Arthur Brooks last week, titled “Why Fund-Raising is Fun.”

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Our series of conversations with Northeast Ohio civic leaders continues with the opportunity to “talk shop” with Dan Moulthrop, who heads up The City Club of Cleveland.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Gain a deeper understanding of Ohio’s current budget priorities and proposed changes in health and human services.

Thursday, April 24, 2014