NMAG NewsPhilanthropy Reports and Resources

April 4, 2017 – 

New Research Highlights Role of Funder Networks & Associations in How Foundations Access & Use Knowledge Latest Reflections from Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers, President & CEO David Biemesderfer

Joint Statement on Immigration
With leadership from Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, more than 140 philanthropic organizations have signed on to a statement in support of immigrants and refugees, including both foundations and philanthropic support organizations.

The Future of Foundation Philanthropy: The CEO Perspective
The Center for Effective Philanthropy report captures foundation leaders’ views on challenges and concerns and the most pressing issues that will influence foundation philanthropy in the coming years.
Open For Business Building Local Economies Through Place-Based Investing
Confluence Philanthropy
Strengthening Nonprofit Capacity: Core Concepts in Capacity Building
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Collaborating for Equity and Justice: Moving Beyond Collective
Nonprofit Quarterly
The Case for Funding Black-Led Social Change
Black Social Change Funders Network (BSCFN), an initiative forged by the leadership of ABFE: A Philanthropic Partnership for Black Communities and the Hill-Snowdon Foundation

Infographic: Philanthropy OUTlook: LGBTQ Criminalization And Criminal Justice Reform
Funders for LGBTQ Issues

2017 Foundation Operations and Management Report
Exponent Philanthropy – The 2017 edition of Exponent’s flagship report includes mission-critical statistics about member foundations’ boards & governance, investments, administration, and grantmaking.