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We look forward to welcoming many of you to Milwaukee, WI one week from today for the Forum's Annual Conference July 29-31.
Learn about the history of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers and its members, from the 1940s to the present.
The Forum produces free online publications as well as affordable print publications for the public, potential donors, philanthropic organization, and our members.
What is the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers? What's a regional association? How do associations work in philanthropy anyway? All your questions are answered in the Forum's 101 Series.
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Philanthropy Southwest is once again co-sponsoring the Family Foundations Forum with our colleagues at the Southeastern Council of Foundations.
Join us for a tour of the Forum's new website! We'll cover all the new features that provide ease of access to the resources you need and an enhanced user experience.
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On July 29th, the membership of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers met for our annual member meeting in San Diego, California. Forum CEO Michael Litz provided a "State of the Forum" address, a transcript of which is below.
On July 30th, the membership of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers met for our annual member meeting in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Forum CEO Michael Litz provided a "State of the Forum" address.
We are excited to announce that our 2013 annual conference will take place July 29-31 in Milwaukee, WI!
The Forum's Annual Conference is a key opportunity each year for regional association staff to come together for skill building sessions, networking, and thought provoking discussions with philanthropy leaders. We hope to see you in San Diego in July!
Last week, over three thousand developers, themers, and users from businesses, government, universities, and nonprofits showed up in Austin, Texas for DrupalCon 2014, including our own Director of Knowledge Services Val Rozansky. Val oversees the network’s Drupal-Salesforce Platform and has a pretty good handle on all this technology stuff, so we ask him to share the highlights from his experience at DrupalCon.
Review the bylaws and governance of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers. Last updated July 30, 2014.
The audited financial statements of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers, which comprise the statement of financial position as of December 31, 2013, and the related statements of activities and change in net assets, functional expenses and cash flows for the year then ended, and the related notes to the financial statements, as prepared by Gelman, Rosenberg, & Freedman.
PowerPoint slides from PolicyWorks Evaluator Dawn Roberts's presentation "How Has the Forum Network Changed?" Covering 2009-2014, the session detailed changes in how regional associations engage their members and legislators on public policy issues.
Our most recent plan aims to continue the momentum of our previous plan, build on our strengths as a Network, and find ways to increase the Network’s impact on members, issues, and the infrastructure.