The Philanthropy Collaborative
Spotlight: Grand Action Impact Report

  TPC Releases Grand Action Impact Report


In 2015, TPC released the Grand Action impact report, produced in collaboration with the Council of Michigan Foundations (CMF). This study highlights the value of endowed philanthropy in the revitalization of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan, and CMF presented the report on June 21st at the Annual Conference of the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers in Baltimore, Maryland. The full report is available here.
Grand Action Infographic

Infographic on Endowed Philanthropy in Grand Rapids

An infographic illustrating key examples of the influence of endowed philanthropy in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is forthcoming. The infographic will also present a detailed timeline of the endeavors undertaken to rejuvenate the city.
Spotlight: Impact Report

  TPC Releases Charlotte Impact Report

On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014, TPC released the new Charlotte Nonprofit Impact Report. Following TPC's Field Seminar Series event in Charlotte, this study uncovers the economic impacts of several workforce and veteran transition programs in the Charlotte area. TPC presented this Impact Report at a webinar co-hosted by the Foundation For The Carolinas on July 15th. The full report is here, and a link to the webinar is forthcoming.
Spotlight: July 15th Webinar

   On July 15th, 2014, TPC hosted a webinar, unveiling its new Charlotte Nonprofit Impact Report. Attendees learned about the new report, how to use it, and how to create similar reports on their own. TPC Advisory Board Member Rhett Butler walked through the logistics of reaching out to elected officials, and Patrick Phillippi of Civitas Public Affairs demonstrated ways to generate enhanced media coverage. The slides from the webinar can be accessed here. Access the full webinar here:


  TPC Hosts First Field Seminar with Foundation For The Carolinas

On June 11th, 2014, TPC held our first Field Seminar Series event with the Foundation For The Carolinas (FFTC) in Charlotte. The event was a resounding success, with all attendees indicating they are now 'more likely' or 'much more likely' to reach out to their elected officials. Highlights of the event are available here, and you can learn more about the Field Seminar program here.

Spotlight: Study

  Economic Impacts of 2010 Foundation Grantmaking on the U.S. Economy

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