Listserv Postback - A colleague is looking for organizations that are working to expand or provide access to WiFi during the pandemic.
Listserv Responses - A colleague would like to know which foundations have a “friends of the foundation group” as well as a board of directors?
Listserv Responses - A colleague would like to know if there are foundations that support capital projects at local churches.
Listserv Responses - A community foundation is interested in knowing how you handle allowing fund advisors who want to know the amounts of gifts to their fund. Specifically, gifts given in memory of someone.
Listserv Postback - A colleague is looking for best practices and policies for electronically storing grants paperwork. At this time, they do not have an online grant management platform, so everything is hard copies.
Listserv Postback - A colleague would like to know if other community foundations have an economic development professional on staff or work with economic development consultants.
Unrestricted/General Operations Grants - Listserv Postback 1/22/2020
It is essential that any community foundation involved in the administration of donor-advised and scholarship funds have a thorough understanding of the Pension Protection Act. This Midwest (Tri-State) Community Foundation Webinar was presented by Phil Purcell, our lawyer on call, who explained the Pension Protection Act and more.
For philanthropy to have a tremendous impact in addressing the tragic substance use disorder crisis, new approaches to public policy and government partner engagement must be coordinated.