In 2015, The Bay Area Justice Funders Network introduced, “The Choir Book: A Framework for Social Justice Philanthropy,” from content curated through literature reviews, interviews, and a generative process that engaged both movement leaders and grantmakers to create a complete guide for effective social justice philanthropy.
We all have something we’re proud of at our organizations - a new grants system, an innovative way to connect with grantees, an exciting program that is wildly successful, a new approach to evaluation – that we rarely get to talk about outside of our Foundations. FPN's Grants Managers Affinity Group (GMAG) hosted this webinar to share and learn what’s working well for Florida Grantmakers.
This webinar covers topics on how societal investment correlates with financial performance, giving trends, the way companies measure societal outcomes and/or impacts.
CF Insights asks a simple but important question – What if each community foundation could know what all community foundations collectively know? Learn how to provide up-to-date profile and financial data to CF Insights, and how to use the platform to run reports illuminating your operating model and performance in comparison to your peers.
This webinar is a website orientation and Q&A session, where you will learn about updates and changes to fpnetwork.org. There are important and exciting new features that affect how you use the website, register for events and connect with other FPN members.
TechSoup helps nonprofits and Foundations save significant amounts of money on technology software, hardware, services, and training. Watch this informational webinar to learn how your foundation can benefit from this FREE membership.
FPN partnered with Grantmakers for Children, Youth and Families and Grantmakers in Health for a recent webinar discussion on the state of children's health coverage in Florida. This webinar gave Florida funders the opportunity to hear from those in the field working hard to build a comprehensive approach to covering kids and families in Florida.
During this March 2015 member webinar we learned about Simplify, a new data-sharing tool that streamlines the grants application process for nonprofits and makes it easier for foundations to access information from grant applicants. Grantmakers get quality data, grantees save valuable time, and everyone benefits from a more efficient process. Simplify is an initiative of GuideStar and the Technology Affinity Group (TAG).
This February 2015 FPN member webinar provided the latest public policy and legislative updates on what’s happening in Washington that will impact philanthropy. It also provided an opportunity to learn more about Foundations on the Hill (FOTH), an annual event or grantmakers to help our state's congressional delegation understand our work and our issues.
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is currently in the process of implementing changes made during the 2014 legislative session to Florida's Solicitation of Contributions Act - changes in which FPN played an advisory role. This February 2015 webinar, presented with Florida Nonprofit Alliance, provided an opportunity to learn about these changes firsthand from representatives from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.