Florida Philanthropic Network is a statewide association of grantmakers working to strengthen philanthropy through research, education and public policy.
Family Philanthropy Webinar
Far So Fast - A Family Foundation Finds Its Focus
In this webinar you'll hear the
remarkable story of the George B. Storer Foundation, which
in four short years moved from being a family foundation with no
defined mission, staff, structure or family involvement to
one that is high-performing and impactful.
March 13, 2014
2:30 - 4:00 pm ET
FPN's Health Funders Group Releases New
Brief on Florida's Medicaid Options & Implications
has released a two-page educational brief that provides an
overview of key issues for Florida policymakers and stakeholders
to consider around the issue of Florida's decision on whether or
not to receive federal Medicaid expansion funding. The brief was
authored by Joan Alker, Executive Director of the Center for
Children and Families at the Georgetown University Health Policy
Institute, and was commissioned by FPN and its Health Funders
Group [Read the Brief].
National Leaders Discuss Key Game Changers
for Philanthropy at FPN's 2014 Summit
attending FPN's 2014 Summit were wowed by the remarks of four
national philanthropy and nonprofit leaders who shared the stage
for the Summit's opening session. Through a series of 10-minute
presentations, the four leaders shared their diverse thoughts and
perspectives on the Summit theme of "Game Changers for
Philanthropy." View the videos of all four presenters:
Ben Cameron, Doris Duke
Charitable Foundation; Jacob
Harold, GuideStar; John
Kobara, California Community Foundation; and
Ralph Smith, Annie E.
Casey Foundation and Campaign for Grade-Level Reading.
FPN Hold's Largest-Ever Statewide Summit
held its sixth annual Statewide Summit on Philanthropy on Jan.
30-31, 2014 in Orlando, with the theme of "Game Changers for
Philanthropy." More than 200 grantmakers from across Florida
gathered for FPN's largest-ever Summit to explore game-changing
trends for the state and discuss how philanthropy needs to respond
to ensure the best possible outcomes for our communities. [View
the 2014 Summit Highlights Video]