Take a deep dive into competing Ohio General Assembly proposals to revamp Ohio’s report card accountability system and hear about Philanthropy Ohio’s related advocacy efforts in this webinar recording.
View and download resources from the April Health Initiative Meeting, which provided an overview of the state’s budget as it relates to investments in health as well as other bills and how these measures can impact your grantmaking. We heard from staff at the Center for Community Solutions and Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio about their key policy priorities related to public health and human services eligibility. Staff from the Health Policy Institute of Ohio highlighted key findings from the soon-to-be-released 2021 Health Value Dashboard before peers shared their collaborative work with mass site vaccinations and innovative work to advance maternal and youth health and wellness.
This webinar recording shares innovative approaches to corporate giving during the COVID-19 pandemic and how corporate assets can be leveraged to foster relationships and make positive long-lasting impact on communities.
The April meeting provided updates on education provisions of the state budget, the school funding proposal and federal COVID-19 funding for education. State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria gave news on his priorities for K-12 education and OFT President Melissa Cropper shared educators’ priorities, especially as schools address COVID-19 impacts. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities discussed recent federal efforts to address poverty that can impact student success, including income and child tax credit and housing assistance.
This webinar recording explores the corporate giving landscape, including racial equity initiatives, and how these practices are applied in business and corporate environments.
This meeting was held to provide clarification for Ohio Collaborative for Educating Remotely and Transforming Schools (OCER) Fund grantees regarding YouthTruth surveying of parents, students and staff.
The School Funding Work Group of the Education Initiative heard different perspectives on school funding
View this Midwest Family Foundation Webinar hosted by Indiana Philanthropy Alliance to learn what next gen donor research tells us about how they want to be engaged in family giving, how they are learning and crafting their philanthropic identities, how they think about stewardship and legacy and what you can do to help them become the donors we all need them to be.
This Midwest Community Foundation Webinar hosted by the Council of Michigan Foundations explored these timely questions: What is your purpose as a grantmaker now and into the future? How are you adapting your grantmaking to stay accountable to your community, particularly Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) communities? What is the story that your foundation wants to tell about this experience five years from now?
The April homelessness and housing stability meeting provided updates about key federal, state and local housing policies in Ohio and philanthropy’s role in moving the needle. Participants heard lessons learned from local community partners, the Lorain County Urban League and the Cincinnati Community Action Agency of Hamilton County, and additionally learned how federal CARES Act funding has been used to provide families and communities with rental assistance, eviction prevention and access to safe, affordable housing.