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The Community Foundation of Greene County (Waynesburg, PA) is seeking a dynamic Executive Director who works under the supervision of the Board of Directors and demonstrates commitment and working knowledge of the philanthropic sector and dedication to the betterment of the people and community served by CFGC. Candidates must hold the minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and possess excellent communication skills. Preference will be given to candidates with a graduate degree in a relevant field and management experience in the non-profit sector.
Program resources: GWP Blackbaud User Session: Q&A with Blackbaud 05/12/2021
Program Resources from COVID-19 Update: What Funders Need to Know about Vaccinations on 05/19/2021
Program Resources: Black Women’s Policy Agenda Report: “Our Voices, Our Agenda” on 05/27/2021
This session, held on 04/08/21 in partnership with Economic Opportunity Funders, was the first of a two-part series designed to provide funders and with a unique opportunity to learn about federal and state budget provisions and why they matter to national, state and local philanthropy. Pressing policy developments, key battles and opportunities at the federal, state and local levels were discussed. Links to resources can be found below.
Program Resources: LinkedIn- Beyond the Profile on 04/20/2021
Has anyone gone paperless with their organization's files and materials or starting to move in that direction?
- If so, any guidelines or examples of your policies would be helpful.
- We have paper and scanned copies of things like our 501-c-3 determination, articles of incorporation, bylaws, minutes, etc.
- I'm interested in how others handle some other things like -
- Correspondence – trustees and/or general: How many years are kept and/or scanned.
Jewish Healthcare Foundation is seeking to hire an Administrative Coordinator, who is the primary support staff person for the organization.
Assisting with correspondence, record keeping, scheduling, meeting material preparation, and meeting set up for the various projects of the JHF and its supporting organizations.
All recordings and resources from the three part Nerdy Book Club series
On-demand video recordings for The Nerdy Best Friend Book Club- 1/21/2021
Resource from Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania Annual Funders’ Briefing with County Executive and Mayor on 01/28/2021
GWP dues cover the calendar year and are based on a member organization's grant payout. The dues for organizations that join later during the year are pro-rated. Dues are determined by a formula applied to the average of a three-year payout period.
Funders in Allegheny County pay the calculated amount in full.
Funders located in the Collar County Region pay 75% of the calculated dues amount.
The Collar County Region includes these counties:
Program Resources: GWP Annual Meeting: Ask, Listen, Act on December 7th, 2020
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Program Resources: GWP program- The ABC's of Zoom 11/04/2020
Program resources from Disrupting Pathways to Juvenile Justice for Black Youth in Allegheny County 11/13/2020
Program resources- Crisis and Collaboration Reimagining the Future of Arts Funding 11/19/20
Past issues of the GWP Corporate Brief newsletter sent each month.