Past Events

19Apr2018

Can a Village Build Financial Power in Black Communities?

Thursday, April 19, 2018
8:30am - 10:00am
Where: 
The Association for Black Economic Power Office

Could the establishment of Minnesota’s only Black-led financial institution lead to greater financial power for our Black communities?

02Nov2017

Engaging Community and Employees in Grant Review

Thursday, November 2, 2017
9:00am - 10:30am
Where: 
Headwaters Foundation for Justice

Description: While foundations of all types are moving towards more participatory grant review processes, there is an art to getting the right people around the table and setting the conditions for equitable outcomes.

31Oct2017

Mission Investing Network: Investment Governance and Reporting

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00am - 10:00am
Where: 
Bush Foundation, Mississippi Room

Description: Join with mission investing network peers to share what is working and what you’ve learned in developing your organization’s governance and reporting of program and mission-related investments.

04Oct2017

People of Color Network: Breakfast

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
8:30am - 10:00am
Where: 
MCF, 800 Washington Ave N, Suite 703, Minneapolis, MN 55401

At this informal breakfast, leaders of color from Minnesota foundations will connect and share stories to build community.

08Sep2017

Rural Funders Working Group Meeting: Funding in Rural - Tapping Local and Broader Resources

Friday, September 8, 2017
10:00am - 2:00pm
Where: 
St. Cloud, MN

Description: How can regional and statewide funders do rural grantmaking well? How can local funders tap into other local resources & bring outside resources into their communities?

07Sep2017

Developing and Implementing Content Strategy with a Small Team

Thursday, September 7, 2017
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 
Minnesota Council on Foundations

Description: When you advertise, you essentially rent a publication’s or television station’s audience. The problem is audiences are not as “owned” as they once were, avoiding advertisements whenever they can.

10Aug2017

Program Officers Network Meeting

Thursday, August 10, 2017
9:00am - 10:30am
Where: 
Minnesota Council on Foundations

Description: The purpose of the Program Officers Network is for those member foundation staff working as program officers or aspiring to  work as a program officer to connect with their peers, exchange information, and learn from

16Jun2017

Public Policy Retreat: Making the Case for the Independent Sector

Friday, June 16, 2017
10:00am - 3:00pm
Where: 
Minnesota Philanthropy Partners

Description: Join MCF for a summer public policy retreat that will explore how we make the case for the independent sector using a democracy frame.

11May2017

Working with Intermediaries

Thursday, May 11, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Where: 
Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Description: When might it be most effective to fund through an intermediary organization? What are some important qualities to look for an intermediary? What are some typical structures for an intermediary funding relationship?

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