The Donors Forum Library will be closed for construction beginning March 12, with a tentative re-opening date of May 1. Our Librarians will still be available to fulfill research requests during this time. Email Member411@donorsforum.org or Partner411@donorsforum.org, or call 312-327-8921.
For Members, Forum Partners, and Associate Members: Robert L. Gallucci, President of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, will be the guest speaker at our Member and Partner Breakfast on Tues., March 18. His remarks will outline the crisis in and conditions of America's democracy, and the roles that grantmakers and nonprofits can play in strengthening our democracy and culture. Register here.
In Case You Missed It: Understanding Ballot Initiatives. Did you miss our jam-packed webinar on how ballot initiatives can help your mission? You can catch the recording and presentations here.
We've just released a report on collective action initiatives in Illinois, a first-of-its-kind inventory. Cross-sector work has proliferated in recent years because many problems are just too big and complex for any single organization, government agency, business, institution, or leader to solve. Our report aims to help all sectors learn from others engaged in initiatives with diverse stakeholders. Read more and download the report here.