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  • November 2014

  • 21           Public Policy Issue Briefing: Workforce Development

    DEED’s new deputy commissioner for workforce development, Jeremy Hanson Willis, help launch MCF’s consideration of policy commitments to grow Minnesota’s workforce.

  • December 2014

  • 2           Program Officers Network Breakfast: Navigating Complexity

    Must foundations shift from the prevailing model of strategic philanthropy that attempts to predict outcomes to an emergent model that better fits the realities of creating social change in a complex world? Come to share your views.

  • 3         Grantmaking for the 21st Century Series - Evaluating Impact

    Explore basic logic model and theory of change tools, address philanthropy’s link to community impact, public policy and systems change, and assess your unique role and intended impact. Part of MCF’s Grantmaking for the 21st Century Series. 

  • 4         Webinar: Philanthropy 101

    An orientation to institutional grantmaking with an introduction to Minnesota’s philanthropic landscape, an overview of different foundation types, and a presentation of valuable resources for grantmakers.

  • 10         Youth Funders Network: Ignite Afterschool Policy Platform

    Learn about a policy platform that includes public funding for afterschool programs serving youth below 185% of poverty, and hear about the role funders can play in this work.

  • 11           Operations Network: Vendor Selection and Diversity

    Learn how your colleagues use vendor relationships to further the community impact of their organizations and see how you can use the CERT database of diverse vendors. 

  • 17         EPIP-MN December Webinar

    Come join EPIP-MN for the monthly webinar!