Individual Donors By giving to charitable and philanthropic organizations you can exercise your support for the goals, people, and purposes you believe in. Philanthropy is your individual response to human needs; an opportunity to give is an opportunity to be involved.
Facts and Figures Facts and statistics about regional philanthropy, specifically regional giving studies and funder networks.
Grantseekers As a membership organization that supports regional associations of grantmakers and promotes new giving, the Forum does not provide direct services to grantseekers. If you are looking for a grant, please consult these alternative resources.
How to Promote Giving To promote philanthropy means to increase the amount of financial resources (i.e. money) which goes to non-profit organizations and other charitable entities for the public good. Here you can learn more about the ways in which organizations and individuals can promote and grow giving
Washington Grantmakers and "The Power of Collaboration" (PDF) Learn about The Partnership for Prince George's County, a funder collaborative and network that grew out of five forums originally co-sponsored by the Washington Grantmakers' Sustainable Communities Working Group and The Prince George's Community Foundation.
“Philanthropy Is . . .” Video How does the public view philanthropy? Explore a humorous, fast-paced video of public interviews from the Minnesota Council on Foundations.