President of Philanthropy New York, Ronna Brown writes "Next week several of us from Philanthropy New York will be heading off to the 2018 Forum Annual Conference in Boston. It’s an event we look forward to each year as an opportunity to deepen...
"The Nation's Eyes on Rikers" is an easy-to-scan report featuring strategic takeaways from the Funders Summit on Justice Reform, an overview of the justice funding landscape, appraisals of potential funding strategies and additional resources for...
At Monday’s Annual meeting for PNY’s members, I asked that members take the opportunity of the day’s programming to also think about the role each member’s foundation and the broader sector can play at this moment in our country’s history.
“How can philanthropy have a gender equity problem when women are over-represented in the sector?” This is a question I have actually heard. Let’s start with the fact that representation is not the same thing as equity. Let’s also remember that...
Philanthropy New York President Ronna Brown gives gives her take on 'Four Essentials for Foundation Effectiveness' presented by Center for Effective Philanthorpy President Phil Buchanan.
One of the most stimulating and satisfying elements of my job is conducting research and background interviews with experts on the topic of our Annual Meeting. Philanthropy New York’s Annual Meeting Committee decides in the Fall on the focus for our...
Spring is the time of year when we think about planting seeds, nurturing growth and recognizing the resources we have set aside to create a bountiful future. This awareness is reinforced for us when we review the impressive applications we receive...
Philanthropy New York is partnering with the Council on Foundations for the annual Grantmakers Salary and Benefits Survey . This survey collects data on compensation and benefits costs among community, private, operating and public foundations. PNY...