Announcements

The Role of Funders in Preparing for and Responding to ICE Raids

A Teleconference for Funders
Tuesday, September 9, 2008

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Building on the Momentum, a Civic Engagement Initiative event this Thursday, February 5th

3:30pm – 6:30pm, The Boston Foundation, 75 Arlington St., 10th Floor, Boston, MA -  In 2008, Boston voter turnout hit its highest percentage in nearly 50 years led by the city’s communities of color neighborhoods.  In each year leading to this historical election, voter participation grew dramatically because of CEI’s powerful and measurable community model.read more >>

Geri Mannion and Taryn Higashi Receive 2009 Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking

Geri Mannion, Director of the U.S. Democracy Program at the Carnegie Corporation of New York and Taryn Higashi,Executive Director of Unbound Philanthropy, formerly Deputy Director of the Human Rights Unit and Program Officer for Migrant and Refugee Rights at the Ford Foundation, have just been named co-recipients of one of philanthropy's highest honors, the 2009 Robert W.
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Where is Democracy Headed?

PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement) and Grassroots Grantmakers invite you to join

Tuesday, October 28th
1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

for a webinar to discuss Where is Democracy Headed?, a new report by Peter Levine, Director of CIRCLE (the Center for Learning & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement).

Peter and Matt Leighninger, Executive Director of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium, the network which coordinated the research for this report, will be thespecial guests.read more >>

State Voices Seeks Program Director

PROGRAM DIRECTOR for STATE VOICES
Job Announcement: Application Deadline March 11, 2009
 
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June 17 Grantmakers Convening: Ensuring a Fair and Accurate 2010 Census Count, Boston MA

June 17 Grantmakers Convening: Ensuring a Fair and Accurate 2010 Census Count, Boston MA

Date: 6/17/2009
Time: 3-5 pm
Location: AGM, 55 Court St. Suite 520, Boston MA 02108
Audience: Grant Makers
Member/Partner: $0
Regular Cost: $50

Please note that this is a grantmakers event. You must be a staff member or trustee of a grantmaking organization, or an invited guest to register.read more >>

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