National Council on Foundations Announces 2016 HUD Secretary's Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The National Council on Foundations is pleased to partner again with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on the Secretary's Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships. Now in its fourth year, this award recognizes excellence in partnerships that have transformed communities through collaborations between foundations and government entities. The goal is to highlight the value of public-philanthropic partnerships that positively impact the quality of life for low and moderate income communities — urban, suburban, and rural.

This awards program is part of an ongoing, formal Public-Philanthropic Partnership between the Council and HUD.

Find out more about 2014's ten winners that included IMB Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs, The San Francisco Foundation, Barry Community Foundation, Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, and more.

The Secretary's Award winners will be honored at several events at the Council's Annual Conferencein Washington, D.C., April 10-12 and Philanthropy Week in Washington April 11-15.

For more information on this year's award and how to apply, check out our website.

Applications are due March 7, 2016.