The Changing Context For Global Philanthropy: What Does It Mean For Local And Global Communities?

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:45pm EDT
Cummins Indianapolis (Main lobby)
301 E. Market Street Indianapolis, IN 46204
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The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy will present the latest findings from the recently released Global Philanthropy Environment Index, followed by a discussion led by corporate, government, and nonprofit leaders on what the results mean for Indiana.

Join to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Indiana companies, foundations and nonprofit organizations as they tackle global issues ranging from public health, education, and climate change and how they form strategic partnerships within communities across the globe. The launch event will bring together leaders and practitioners for a conversation and discussion about these important global issues.



5:45-6:00 p.m.
Light refreshments

6:00-6:15 p.m.
Introductory remarks: Mary Chandler, CEO, Cummins Foundation; Tom Linebarger, CEO, Cummins

6:15-6:30 p.m.
Discussion of Global Philanthropy Environment Index findings: Dr. Una Osili, associate dean for research and international programs, IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

6:30-7:00 p.m.
Panel discussion and Q&A

  • Dr. Carol Adelman, director, Center for Global Prosperity, Hudson Institute
  • Jim Morris, vice chairman, Pacers Sports & Entertainment
  • Rob Smith, senior director, Corporate Responsibility; president, Eli Lilly and Company Foundation
  • Marsha Stone, senior director of commercial enterprise, Indianapolis Airport Authority

7:00-7:30 p.m.

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