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General Purposes

Council on Foundations

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2018–December 31, 2019
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant provides renewal support to the Council on Foundations, a national membership organization representing over 1,000 private foundations, community foundations, and corporate funders. The grantee’s mission is to provide the opportunity, leadership, and tools needed by philanthropic organizations to expand, enhance, and sustain their ability to advance the common good. Their top-level organizational goals are to amplify the work of philanthropy, advocate for philanthropy, and strengthen the philanthropic sector. The grantee focuses its value to members within the following broad areas of work: government relations; legal affairs; member engagement; diversity, equity, and inclusion; leadership development; and research.