Job growth in our region is not likely to result in uniform prosperity for both genders. A recently-released report, undertaken by the leadership of The Women’s Fund of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation, unpacks this prediction and illustrates the impact for marginalized populations.
Otterbein University, in partnership with Bowling Green State University and the University of Findlay, hosted a two-day Women in Philanthropy Summit to start the conversation around improving gender equality by investing in women, as well as the power of women in philanthropy. Keynote speakers were Dr. MusimbiKanyoro, president and CEO of the Global Fund for Women, and Katie Koch, senior portfolio strategist and chief of staff for the Goldman Sachs Asset Management Office of the Chairman, United Kingdom, in addition to many other speakers and panels.
No matter what your interests – as a taxpayer, funder of education programs, employer or parent – you will benefit from a review of the state’s efforts to prepare the next generation of citizens. Philanthropy Ohio’s webinar will include updates on key education policies and the associated budget considerations shaping early childhood to post-secondary reforms.
Learn best practices of community engagement and benchmark against the most community-minded companies in the nation, as judged by the Civic 50 framework. Key Bank, a Philanthropy Ohio member, is rated as the top leader in the financial sector leader by its measures. Margot Copeland, Chair and CEO of Key Foundation, shares illustrative examples of Key’s work institutionalizing community impact.
It is critical for grantmakers to understand the performance of schools in their local communities and across the state. Thomas B. Fordham Institute shared recent research on Ohio's charter school landscape; school report card ratings and performance; and policy recommendations and recent legislative policies introduced to strengthen charter schools across Ohio.
Supporting your ability to better intuit community interests and donor characteristics, this webinar will introduce demographic mapping tools and analysis services from the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship.
Collaborator Brian Frederick of the Community Foundation of Lorain County join presenters from the Center.
Fast Pitch is a technique borrowed from the venture capital and startup community. It is a way to showcase and accelerate non-profits. During this webinar you will hear reflections on what traditional philanthropy can learn from SVP’s model.
Supporting your ability to better perceive community interests, this webinar introduces mapping tools and analysis services from the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship.
Senator Sherrod Brown and others discuss the importance of the Earned Income Tax Credit.
Partnerships that include “access to justice” as a strategy can address poverty more effectively by extending the impact of narrowly-focused social service approaches supported by funders. During this webinar, you will hear examples of successful Ohio collaborations that advance desired outcomes in health, education, housing and jobs through civil legal aid.