This report explores the extent to which community colleges dedicated to student success make a significant difference in the lives of their graduates after college.
The Profile of Professionals 2018 study is a research project that examines the roles, responsibilities, development, and compensation of corporate social responsibility (CSR) professionals. Its findings—based on survey results from 932 corporate citizenship professionals—provide insight into how CSR professionals at all levels assess the skills they need to be effective in their roles and what they perceive as the greatest challenges they must overcome.
This study details worker's expectations; helps employee engagement leaders shape more successful programs and nonprofits better cultivate employee donors.
Annual report of the Council on Foundations and Commonfund Institute on investment and governance policies and practices of private and community foundations.
On February 23, 2015, the Urban Institute’s Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy conducted a survey of community foundations and the IRA Charitable Rollover provision. All community foundations with total assets of $5 million or more were invited to take the survey.
This report on Indiana foundation giving provides an overview of the funding landscape in Indiana, as well as a focused analysis of grantmaking
directed toward specific beneficiary groups.
This in-depth report has been expanded to look at the features and processes used by 28 grants management systems to help private foundations accept and review applications and track grants throughout their life cycles.
This report distills a set of 48 early childhood indicators that reflect healthy development of young children. The report also highlights 10 emerging themes, areas that are not sufficiently addressed by existing indicators and where further inquiry is needed.
The following materials provide an overview and wrap up of the 2013 legislative session.
Many IGA members have made significant investments in early childhood development, and IGA itself convenes an informal network of early childhood funders. For these reasons, North Central Health Services commissioned IGA to develop two resources for its early childhood work group. In both pieces, IGA has blended pertinent and available data from Benton, Carroll, Clinton, Fountain, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, Warren and White counties (“target communities”) with national and statewide information.
The publication includes highlights from 2011 and the first half of 2012.
The third issue brief in IPA's series on education focuses on the Common Core State Standards, which have been adopted by Indiana and 44 other states.
The second issue brief in IPA's series on education delves into college readiness and how to ease the transition from high school to college.
The first issue brief in IPA's series on education takes a look at a promising approach to education that is taking root in Indiana.
Building on our 2008 survey, this report provides insight into the effects of the recession on foundation assets, giving and operations.
Indiana's philanthropic community demonstrated commitment and creativity in response to the economic crisis. This report highlights six foundations' stories.
In 2008, IGA partnered with the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University to produce an in-depth study of foundation grantmaking in Indiana. Foundation Grantmaking in Indiana examines giving by 1,279 private, corporate and community foundations.
Developed by IPA following the 2008 floods, this guide contains principles and tips from the Council on Foundations, accompanied by Indiana "in action" examples. It also includes information on hardship grants to individuals.