Learn about the history of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers and its members, from the 1940s to the present.
The Forum's listserve policy including general and legal guidelines, rules of etiquette, and how to instructions.
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The Forum produces free online publications as well as affordable print publications for the public, potential donors, philanthropic organization, and our members.
We look forward to welcoming many of you to Milwaukee, WI one week from today for the Forum's Annual Conference July 29-31.
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!
What is the Forum of Regional Associations of Granmakers? What's a regional association? How do associations work in philanthropy anyway? All your questions are answered in the Forum's 101 Series.
The KM Initiative, guided by regionals in the KM Partners Group, continues to attract attention from the Drupal and Salesforce communities for it's scope and innovation.
As of January 1, 2013, Ohio Grantmakers Forum's will have a new name, Philanthropy Ohio! Ohio members recently approved the change at the annual meeting where they also voted to implement a new strategic plan.
Eric Weinheimer has been named the new President and CEO of Donors Forum, effective July 1, 2014. He will succeed Valerie S. Lies, who will retire on June 30 after 27 years in that position.
Soon you’ll be able to connect, learn, and collaborate through a streamlined, improved givingforum.org.
We are excited to announce that our 2013 annual conference will take place July 29-31 in Milwaukee, WI!
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.
The Donors Forum of Wisconsin and Northern California Grantmakers both announced new leadership last week as Jill Van Calster was named President and CEO of Donors Forum of Wisconsin and David Greco was named Northern California Grantmakers’ Interim President and CEO.
Donors Forum of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI is looking to hire a Director of Program Development and Evaluation who will be responsible for developing programs and services that increase awareness, understanding, and support of effective philanthropy in Wisconsin.
The audited financial statements of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers, which comprise the statement of financial position as of December 31, 2012, 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.
Online news service for state public policy information from Pew Charitable Trusts; focus on important state-level issues such as healthcare, tax and budget policy, the environment, welfare reform, and more.
Sample template for a crisis communication plan; focus on public relations.
One page cheat-sheet for grantmakers highlighting six online tools for nonprofits from NPower; focus on engaging new donors, members, and volunteers.
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.