Archive for December, 2011

Cities Look to Philanthropy as Economic Development Tool

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

From | The Amway Hotel. Van Andel Arena. The Grand Rapids Public Museum. What do all these things have in common? Yes, they're all credited with helping turn downtown Grand Rapids around. But they also owe their existence, at least in part, to something else: philanthropy.

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Chinook Fund: 25th Anniversary!

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Winds of Change: 25 Years of the Chinook Fund

Thursday, May 3rd 2012

RedLine Art Gallery

2350 Arapahoe Street, Denver 80205


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FEX Reaches Huffington Post Audience

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

“Whose Gifts Are Major, Really?”  

We were delighted when Huffington Post editors were interested in knowing more about our thoughts on how to create a more diverse, inclusive notion of philanthropy.   With the launch of our No Small Change campaign, …

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Emerge Massachusetts

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Emerge Massachusetts is part of a national movement to address the under-representation of women in elected office at the local, state, and federal level. Although the network is only eight years old, there are Emerge affiliates in nine states: Arizona, California, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, and Wisconsin.