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

Summer Institute Keynote Speaker Announced

Meet Manual Pastor, Ph.D., keynote speaker at the Summer Institute! Dr. Pastor is Professor of Sociology and American Studies & Ethnicity at the University of Southern California, directs the university’s Program for Environmental and Regional Equity. He’s also a prolific writer, authoring books that include Just Growth: Inclusion and Prosperity in America’s Metropolitan Regions. In addition to receiving multiple fellowships from leading philanthropic institutions, Dr. Pastor is the recipient of the California Center for Regional Leadership’s Civic Entrepreneur of the Year award and the Liberty Hill Foundation’s Wally Marks Changemaker of the Year award.  His address at the Institute, Changing America, Changing Philanthropy, is on Wednesday, July 9.


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.

Upcoming Events

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


Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Join family foundation leaders from throughout the state for a day of sharing, peer learning and networking as we explore the topic of collaboration from multiple viewpoints.