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Roles of Private Grantmaking Organizations
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.
By Meher Kahn
It’s no secret that Minnesotans are big on community. Even the most...
MCF is pleased to be a partner for next week's Grantmakers for Effective Organizations conference. We're cohosting a series of blog posts to share knowledge and insights. Here's the first post from Nell Edgington, which you can also find on...
MCF will introduce a new website shortly after the New Year. More than just a new look with streamlined navigation features, we have redesigned the service specifically to support Minnesota grantmakers.
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MCF is jumping into strategic planning in 2016 and we need your help. Please take five to seven minutes to ...
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- Prioritizes and manages multiple projects ...
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The Northwest Minnesota Foundation (NMF) is pleased to announce that Karen White has been selected as Vice President for Programs. White is the second person to hold this position since NMF was established in 1986 to help vitalize Northwest...
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With a new website come a few changes in how you will log in to your account on this website, so you can do things like register for events and post jobs. Here's how you do it:
- Click "Log In" in the header of the site.
- If you ...
By Katina Mortensen
Managing our member networks is a big part of my new role as Program Manager at the Minnesota Council on Foundations. Our networks are consistently named as one of our most valuable member benefits. To ensure...