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The U.S. House of Representatives passed the America Gives More Act with a bipartisan vote in July, but the Senate did not take a vote on the bill before adjourning for the elections. We are continuing to put pressure on Congress during "lame duck session" (starting Nov. 12) because they may vote on the following provisions:
We give thanks on Thanksgiving, go to the mall on Black Friday, and browse the web on Cyber Monday. Now, we have a day dedicated to giving back. On #GivingTuesday (this year on December 2), nonprofits, families, businesses, and students around the world come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.
The Foundation Center provides free funding information through more than 470 Funding Information Network locations (formerly called Cooperating Collections) — libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers located across the U.S. and several countries. Use this map to find a network location near you.
Blue Avocado article containing concise overview of the state-of-the-art in succession thinking and planning.
The philanthropic sector has been experimenting with innovative grantmaking in the hopes of triggering significant and sustainable change. FSG’s latest research report, collaboratively written with the Center for Evaluation Innovation, challenges grantmakers to explore the use of Developmental Evaluation when evaluating complex, dynamic, and emergent initiatives.
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As of January 2014, Donors Forum has taken over leadership of Good Works CONNECT, including the Good Works CONNECT website and all network activities.
To join Good Works CONNECT, we ask that you email us with your name, title, organization, address, email, and phone number.