Monday, February 29, 2016 at 12:00 to 01:00 PM

The Maryland Community Foundation Maryland Philanthropy Network invites Benjamin Orr, Executive Director of the Maryland Center on Economic Policy, for a discussion of Maryland’s policy priorities in the 2016 legislative session and beyond. Together community foundations will identify opportunities to participate in and lead efforts to foster broad prosperity for Marylanders. 

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 09:00 to 10:30 AM

Join the Health Funders Affinity Group for a look at the current efforts of two hospital collaboratives coming together to improve the health of all Baltimore residents, and especially the population of super-utilizers. Funders will learn about the Community Health Partnership of Baltimore led by Johns Hopkins University and collaboration between the University of Maryland Medical System and St. Agnes Healthcare in west Baltimore.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 02:00 to 03:00 PM

Family foundations come with a unique set of dynamics, like their dedication to preserving a legacy and to sharing decision-making among family members. These dynamics are often a significant influence on a foundation’s governance and operations, and they can also extend to how family foundations’ experiences with consultants differ from those of other foundations or nonprofits.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 02:30 to 04:00 PM

Over the past 40 years, the United States has resettled more than three million refugees. In response to the Syrian refugee crisis, the U.S. government has agreed to increase its refugee resettlement quota from 70,000 annually to 80,000 in 2016 and 100,000 in 2017.

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 12:00 to 01:30 PM

What are the key governance and grantmaking issues facing family foundation boards and staff in the 21st Century? How are family foundations engaging the next generation, supporting grantees, and planning for perpetuity? And what are the implications of these trends for those in the field? Join this special conversation with National Center for Family Philanthropy President Ginny Esposito and leaders from the research team for NCFP's new Trends in Family Philanthropy initiative.

Wednesday, December 09, 2015 at 02:00 to 03:00 PM

Foundations encourage partnerships among grantees, but great partnerships also take place among consultants to foundations. In this webinar, you’ll explore the realm of consultant partnerships, discover the forms those philanthropy-consulting partnerships take, and learn about their benefits and inherent challenges. Our presenters also will explain what foundations most need to know about initiating and supporting philanthropy-consulting partnerships.