Upcoming Events

Aug 20th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

At this yearly gathering, you will learn about pressings issues in Lowell and funder and policy responses. Funders from across Massachusetts with an interest in Lowell are invited to attend.

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Sep 5th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Securing grants for your nonprofit organization requires a sound proposal. Learn the basics of preparing grant proposals or sharpen your intermediate skills through a step-by-step approach to the process.

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Sep 12th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Did you know that only 28% of nonprofits have a current logic model, which experts consider to be the foundation for promising evaluation capacities? Come learn how this tool provides the foundation for a quality program design!

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Sep 24th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Philanthropy Massachusetts and The Boston Foundation invite you to join us for this special event celebrating the release of Democracy and The Next American Economy: Where Prosperity Meets Justice by Henry A.J. Ramos. In addition to hearing from Ramos, we will be joined by a panel of regional...

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In Philanthropy

August 5th, 2019
Source: Philanthropy MA Blog
Sadly, between the week of July 28, 2019 through August 4, 2019, the United States has witnessed three more mass shootings, Gilroy, California; El Paso, Texas; and Dayton, Ohio, with 51 people killed and many more wounded. Philanthropy Massachusetts has updated its Disaster Resource Page with links... More »
August 2nd, 2019
Source: Philanthropy News Digest by Candid
Millennials are not only trying to change the world, they are changing the way social change is realized, a report from Achieve and the Case Foundation finds. More »
July 26th, 2019
Source: Alliance Magazine
Network Vibrancy Director, Jessica Berns, reflects on learnings from the 2019 United Philanthropy Forum annual conference: "The problems we are trying to solve are enormous, demanding ideas, solutions, and funds bigger than any one philanthropy serving organisation (PSO) or funder can provide."  More »
July 11th, 2019
Source: The Nonprofit Quarterly
This article comes from the summer 2019 edition of the Nonprofit Quarterly as part of a cluster of articles on the subject of accountability to stakeholders. More »

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