2017 Midwest Family Foundation Webinar Series
Join colleagues from across the Midwest and beyond for four webinars designed for staff or trustees affiliated with non- or small staffed family foundations who are eager to find new ways of thinking smarter and performing better when it comes to their grantmaking.
This webinar series is presented in collaboration with Indiana Philanthropy Alliance (IPA), Philanthropy Ohio
(POH), Council of Michigan Foundations (CMF), and Minnesota Council on Foundations (MCF). Together, these
regional associations hope to harness and share the collective expertise of each state’s leading philanthropic
organizations and trusted community partners. By the end of each webinar, participants should be able to:
- Understand the concepts and strategies related to effective family philanthropy
- Learn with like-minded family philanthropy professionals in Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, and Minnesota
- Use tools and best practices to design and implement effective family philanthropic strategies.
Exploring Affective vs Effective Grantmaking
May 17, 2017, 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Presented by: Philanthropy Ohio
Speaker: Anthony Richardson, The Nord Family Foundation
Join family foundation colleagues from throughout the Midwest for a webinar that will explore the
difference between “affective” and “effective” grantmaking. During this program, we will explore the
importance of being informed and intentional while adhering to best practices. You will discover ways
to situate and align your grantmaking within the broader context of community needs. Additionally, you
will take away an understanding of how using data and collaboration can help shape your grantmaking
priorities and strategies.
- Is Your Family’s Philanthropy Ready for the Future?
July 26, 2017, 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Going Beyond Grantmaking: Using Impact Investing Tools for Mission
September 28, 2017, 1:00 PM Eastern Time
- Legal Pitfalls: Do you know what you don’t know?
November 15, 2017, 1:00 PM Eastern Time
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