Nonprofit Summer Learning Series: National and Regional Philanthropic Trends

Thursday, June 22, 2017
8:30am to 11:00am EDT
Booz Allen Hamilton, 901 15th St NW, 10th Floor, Washington, DC
(Also available via webcast)
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About This Session

Do you wonder what will matter to grantmakers in 2017 and beyond? This session will look at the major national and regional philanthropic trends sweeping the field and suggest ways that you can capitalize on these developments. Trends include, for example, continued growth in impact investing, grantmaking with an equity lens, the rise in evaluation culture, and more focused, strategic philanthropy.

Speaker/Panel Moderator

  • Cody Switzer, Assistant Managing Editor and Director of Digital Products, Chronicle of Philanthropy


  • Nicky Goren, Meyer Foundation, “Strategic Philanthropy”
  • Yanique Redwood, Consumer Health Foundation, “Grantmaking with an Equity Lens"

About WRAG's Nonprofit Summer Learning Series

Designed and taught by some of the Greater Washington region’s most respected nonprofit and grantmaking professionals, this nonprofit learning series “pulls the curtain back on philanthropy.” Join WRAG and our partner, Booz Allen Hamilton, as we shed light on how grantmakers think, how they approach their work, what they look for in strong nonprofit partners, and how you can build new and stronger relationships with the local funding community.


This program is open to the region's social sector. The cost is $35/registrant (free for WRAG members). You must be logged in to register. If you do not have a website account, you can create one here. This session is also available as a webcast - simply select "web participation" on the appropriate registration screen. Email Katy Moore with questions.

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