Announcements

Electionline to Release November 4 Preview: 12 States to Watch for Election Challenges

In a little more than two weeks, millions of Americans will cast ballots in one of the highest interest presidential elections in memory. When they get there, however, they could face long lines, new technology and registration challenges in a number of states.

"Election Preview in 2008: What if We Held an Election and Everyone Came?" provides a comprehensive preview of the rules, technology, registration figures and issues to watch in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.read more >>

Multi-cultural Leadership Project Polling and Focus Group Telephonic Briefing

Through the Multi-cultural Leadership Project, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund (LCCREF) is seeking to develop a common ground approach to a variety of issues facing the Asian American, Latino, and African American communities. This initiative began out of conversations in 2007 around the need to build support for comprehensive immigration reform among communities of color, particularly the African American community.read more >>

The Money in Politics Grant Summit

Keep your eyes on Mobilize

In just a few weeks the first Mobilize.org Democracy 2.0 Grant Summit, focusing on the impact of money in politics and sponsored by The Sunlight Foundation will convene. The Money in Politics Grant Summit, happening in Washington, D.C. on September 19-21, presents members of the Millennial Generation with the opportunity to identify a need at the local, state, or national level for Clean Elections practices and develop an innovative idea or solution to the problem!read more >>

Washington, DC Schedule of Events from 12/4-12/11/08

There is a lot going on in Washington, DC around the time that FCCP and PACE will be hosting the national funder convening, Analyzing the Outcomes: A 2008 Post Election DebriefWe know some of you will be coming in early and staying on after our event. We hope that this list of other DC civic engagement related activities will be helpful to your planning. If we’ve left anything out, please send it our way. Thanks!

An Economic Tsunami: How the Federal Stimulus Package and President Obama's Proposed Budget Will Impact Philanthropy and Communities

For Council on Foundations Members Only*
Conference Call
Thursday, March 26 1:30pm-3:00pm EST
 
 
 
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Job Opening at OSF (Application Deadline October 24)

The Open Society Foundations seeks a program officer for its U.S. Special Initiatives and Partnerships unit within U.S. Programs. read more >>

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