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The Northwest Minnesota Women’s Fund is calling for funding proposals for programs and services that benefit women and girls within the twelve county Northwest Minnesota Foundation service area. Counties served by NMF are Beltrami, Clearwater,...
Day two of the 2016 GEO National Conference was all...
The was a plummet in household income for blacks in Minnesota by 14 percent from 2013 to 2014. At the same time, the statewide poverty rate for black residents deepened from 33 to 38 percent, triple the overall state poverty rate that has held...
What it takes to be a top-notch grantmaker now and for the future.
Description: Foundation governance is complex. While rewarding, it entails a high-level of responsibility and a clear understanding of the legal and financial policies and regulations of the foundation.
From turning a bike and trailer into a mobile library to building geothermal ice rinks and creating think tanks or community collaborative projects, Minnesota governments are becoming increasingly creative in redesigning how they do business. The...
Gina Kastel of Faegre Baker Daniels introduces concepts like fiduciary duties, conflicts of interest, requirements of section 501(c)(3) and the special tax rules that apply to grantmaking organizations.
An overview of the legal basics facing all grantmakers, plus topics of special interest to community foundations, such as donor-advised funds and endowment management. Featuring J. Hazen Graves, partner, Faegre Baker Daniels.
An overview of the legal basics facing all grantmakers, plus topics of special interest to corporate grantmakers, such as self-dealing, sponsorships, giving programs and employee matching gift programs. Featuring Gina M.
An overview of the legal basics facing all grantmakers, plus topics of special interest to independent foundations, such as self-dealing, hiring family members and just compensation, family travel expenses, director and officer liability, and endo
Congress to Act on Charitable Giving Tax Provisions
December 16 deadline for federal budget and tax changes are stirring talks about a possible shutdown showdown.
In the mix of the federal budget...
The One Minneapolis Fund provides grants to community organizations for leadership development programs and community engagement activities.
A total of $182,000 is available from the One Minneapolis Fund in 2016. Community organizations...