• spring philanthropy review

    The Philanthropy Review Spring 2019 edition is now out and available online. It features our annual Ohio Gives report and infographics, in which individual giving is up and foundation giving is down slightly. Meet The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio’s new CEO, our new manager of Public Policy and read how to align investments with mission. Read more.

  • Authentic leadership in philanthropy

    Join a cohort of a dozen peers on a five-session learning journey where you’ll discover your unique individual leadership potential. Not your typical leadership series, this program is designed specifically for emerging leaders in philanthropic organizations. Space is limited, so register now to reserve your seat


    As a result of our year-long strategic planning process, Philanthropy Ohio’s Board of Trustees has adopted new vision and mission statements and renewed its commitment to increase diversity, equity and inclusion both in our organization and Ohio’s philanthropic sector. 


    We just launched a new online portal to assist in the Philanthropy Ohio membership renewal process for 2019. New this year, you may update your organization’s contacts, generate an invoice and pay online. Visit the Membership Renewal dropdown item on the Members tab to log in to get started.


    Philanthropy Ohio is a statewide association that provides the network, tools and knowledge to help people engaged in philanthropy become more effective, powerful change agents in their communities.

Member Spotlight

Burton D. Morgan Foundation’s new strategic framework

Burton D. Morgan Foundation recently adopted a new strategic framework after spending most of 2018 engaged in an in-depth process to reexamine its mission.

Going forward, Morgan Foundation’s work will be focused in three main areas – grantmaking, ecosystem building and knowledge sharing. The foundation recognizes the need to become more specialized and targeted to maximize the impact of its resources through synergistic investments. Burton D. Morgan Foundation is also setting out to be a more entrepreneurial organization that better reflects the values and goals of the startup and scale-up communities it serves.

Founded in 1967 by visionary entrepreneur and philanthropist Burt Morgan, the mission of Burton D. Morgan Foundation is to champion the entrepreneurial spirit, contribute to a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem and serve as a leader in the field of entrepreneurship education. To find out more, visit www.bdmorganfdn.org.

Read the News

Monday, April 15, 2019
Ohio Gives – and generously

With tax filing day here – for both individuals today and then in May for many foundations – my thoughts are turning to discerning the latest charitable giving trends here in Ohio.

Monday, April 8, 2019
Education News Update - April 8, 2019

The State of Babies 2019 includes national and state data on how infants, toddlers and their families are faring, including positive early learning experiences. 

Attend an Event

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The April 23 coalition meeting will feature an updates on education legislation and graduation requirement options. 

Thursday, May 02, 2019

Learn more about how the state’s $150.4 billion biennium budget’s policy will affect philanthropy and your community.

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Join with your philanthropic program and grantmaking peers to explore key elements of racism and the role of philanthropy in addressing racial inequity