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Foundation Impact Investing: Progress and Opportunity
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

To me, it's a no-brainer that ALL capital designated for charitable purpose should be optimized to create public good (not just the grant...more

Thinking Bigger About the Future: Welcome our new CEO, Kiran Ahuja
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation

I'm delighted to welcome Kiran Ahuja as the new CEO of Philanthropy Northwest. Kiran joins the organization at just the right time:...more

Introducing Philanthropy Northwest's New CEO
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation

After an extensive national search with an impressive slate of candidates, Philanthropy Northwest is pleased to announce that Kiran Ahuja will be...more

The Unusual Northwest Area Foundation, Devoting 40 Percent to Natives
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation

“The wealth of our region is rooted in Native lands and communities,” says the ... The foundation has targeted three Northwest tribes with venture grants ... building six learning...more

Social Enterprise Initiative organizations selected
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation

NORTHEAST MN – The Northland Foundation announces nine organizations chosen to be part of the Social Enterprise Initiative, designed...more

3 Things Foundations Can Do About Predatory Lending
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Ford Foundation

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation leads a coalition of community foundations advocating for an end to predatory payday lending...more

Foundation head innovates with logic, optimism
Foundation: General Mills Foundation, Northwest Area Foundation, Bush Foundation

After decades of volunteering and working in philanthropy, Reedy doesn't need ... Reedy works in one of the nation's more vibrant philanthropic communities, ... executive director of General Mills...more

Northland Foundation receives $500000 to expand and support social enterprise among nonprofits ...
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation

Northland is one of just three organizations within an eight-state region to be awarded a Social Enterprise System Support Grant. Northland will...more

Eagle Butte women win Bush Foundation grants
Foundation: Northwest Area Foundation, Bush Foundation

The two women, both of Eagle Butte, will have between 12 and 24 months to use their 2016 Bush Foundation Fellowship awards of up to $100,000...more

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Does Promise of Recognition Encourage Philanthropy?
A study led by Assistant Professor of Marketing Karen Winterich looked into how the promise...

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