Grantmaking to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) communities in the Global South and East more than doubled between 2005 and 2007, though the majority of dollars came from a small group of funders, according to a report just released by Funders for Lesbian and Gay Issues (FLGI), a national philanthropic group based in New York City. “A Global Gaze: LGBTI Grantmaking in the Global South and East” describes the amount and type of grantmaking for LGBTI populations in the Global South and East.read more >>
In partnership with YouTube and PBS, CGS has launched Ask the Election Experts, which offers users the opportunity to upload questions in text or video format and have CGS executive staff answer the questions via video. Launched just last week as a component of YouTube's Video Your Vote initiative, Ask the Election Experts is currently featured on the News & Politics Video homepage. There have been thousands of views and numerous positive comments such as "hooray" and "thank you for giving us the opportunity to ask questions in such a convenient way!read more >>
Sign up for the Economic Stimulus Package and President’s Proposed Budget conference call on Friday, March 13 at 11 am EST. the FREE call for Affinity Groups and Regional Associaitions is designed to help you understand how current legislation can impact philanthropy.
GCYF and Grantmakers Income Security Taskforce (GIST) are pleased to invite you to a one-day intensive strategy session to explore collaborative funding and strategic partnerships. Building Our Collective Strength - Exploring Possibilities for Strategic Partnering is an outgrowth of the funder’s strategy session held at the conclusion of the 6th Annual Tax and Budget Briefing for Grantmakers. read more >>