Community Perspectives

Member Voices: Philanthropy's Relationship to Democracy

On the chilly Monday morning of March 6, 2017, Associated Grant Makers (AGM) convened a group of 75 representatives and leaders from foundations and other philanthropic institutions to begin the conversation surrounding philanthropy’s relationship to democracy and its role in the current political climate. The program was hosted at the Wimberly Theater in the Stanford Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, a space that is as beautiful as the name is lengthy.

 

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Member Voices: Donor Collaboratives: Maximizing Your Philanthropic Impact

My name is Rachel Ogorek and I am on the EPIP Steering Committee in Washington, DC. In my day job I am the Program Manager at the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP). NCFP is the nation’s only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to families who give and those that work with them. I recently wrote this blog post about potential of donor collaboratives to maximize philanthropic impact. I believe collaboration is essential for social change now more than ever and I hope more funders will come together to protect marginalized communities in this way.
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Webinar Recap - Bridging Funders and Communities in the Trump Era: CHANGE Partner Briefing

Originally aired March 9th, 2017

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Introducing EPIP's Sector Experience Survey

Share your experience working in philanthropy or the social sector more broadly. Take the survey today! The survey is open until March 15th, 2017

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Member Voices: CALLING ALL Philanthro-Organizers

Time for us to go beyond grants if we are serious about real change. >>>

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Webinar Recap - EPIP Strategic Town Hall

Originally aired February 15th, 2017

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Webinar Recap - Getting Out of Our Own Way for Greater Impact

Originally aired on February 8th, 2017

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Call for Nominations: EPIP Advisory Board

EPIP is seeking nominations and self-nominations for new board members. Nominations are due Tuesday, February 28th to boardrecruitment@epip.org.

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EPIP LA | Investing in Yourself

"We often think of investing in terms of dollars and cents and though financial investments are important, investing in ourselves goes beyond monetary measures. As we progress through the various stages of our careers, there are always opportunities for improvement, but these can only be realized if we commit to seeing them through." Read more and to download the framework and tools by EPIP LA >>>

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Webinar Recap - Welcome to EPIP 2017

Originally aired January 11, 2017.

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