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 year's version of the America Gives More Act contains four key components (IRA Charitable Rollover, Food Donations, Conservation Easement Donations and Foundation Excise Tax).
This webinar (webinar 4 in a series of 6 HR webinars) covers the topic of employee manuals.
This webinar (webinar 1 in a series of 6 HR webinars) will provide a general overview of effective HR policies and how small nonprofit organizations can effectively implement them.
In Supporting Grantee Capacity: Strengthening Effectiveness Together, GrantCraft look at how funders approach building capacity with grantees. Through examples from foundations ranging in size, mission, and geography, we explore various strategies for capacity building and the types of awareness that funders can choose to incorporate in decision making to facilitate informed, thoughtful judgments about strengthening organizations.
Developed by the Southern Law Poverty Center, the guide (available in pdf and website formats) provides advice and suggestions for responding to everyday bigotry in a variety of settings-- among family, among friends and neighbors, at work, at school, and in public.
Traditional home design practices have built barriers to aging in place into much of our housing supply. These structural barriers prevent older adults, as well as people of any age who have disabilities, from leading independent lives; visiting friends, relatives, and neighbors; and participating fully in their communities. This brief explores two approaches to design that incorporate accessibility features.
The resources listed below are from the following 2014 GIFT events:
- Legal Aspects of Fund Management Day-March 11, 2014
- Asset Development Day-May 8, 2014
- CED/ED Leadership Retreat-August 12 & 13, 2014
- Finance and Investment Day-October 8, 2014
This presentation provides an overview of Indiana foundations, as well as tips for identifying, approaching and communicating with potential funders. IGA members may customize this presentation for their own use.
The Center for Effective Philanthropy report, Hearing from Those We Seek to Help: Nonprofit Practices and Perspectives in Beneficiary Feedback, reveals that most nonprofits are using beneficiary feedback to improve their programs, but leaders of those organizations believe most of their foundation funders lack a deep understanding of their intended beneficiaries' needs.
This webinar is designed to assist executive directors, board members, finance staff and finance committee members in understanding the reporting requirements and their reporting options.
Includes salary tables for Indiana foundations as well as 7-state tables.
These models provide examples of advocacy-focused efforts that could have useful implications for funding collaborative communications strategies and infrastructure in grassroots organizing groups.
In addition to promoting physical and mental health, walkability supports independence for people of all ages and abilities. This brief provides Indiana funders with basic information about walkability and suggestions on how to improve walkability in their communities.