Category Archives: Philanthropy

The Power of Voice – Reflections on the GIH Conference

Posted on by Michael Bzdak, Executive Director, Corporate Contributions, Johnson & Johnson

I learned a great deal about the power of voice last month in Atlanta. Many funders use their voice and influence to: improve the livability of our communities; search for game-changing ideas; test new program models; and demonstrate philanthropy’s unique … Continue reading

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7 Questions For: Chris Daggett

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This month, we’re kicking off a new regular feature on the blog: interviews with Dodge staff. We’re going to check in with what they’re learning and thinking about as they visit with nonprofits around the state, and we’ll pepper them … Continue reading

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Keeping an Eye on the Ball

Posted on by Nina Stack, President, Council of New Jersey Grantmakers

Earlier this month a group of foundation leaders from New Jersey traveled to Washington as part of Foundations on the Hill.  Our message was simple: do no harm to charitable giving and use the philanthropic community as a resource for … Continue reading

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New Federal Grant & Contract Guidelines are a Good First Step for Everyone

Posted on by Linda M. Czipo, Executive Director, Center for Non-Profits

In case you missed it, in late December 2013, the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued new guidelines that will streamline and greatly improve federal grant and contracting policies and procedures.  When fully implemented, the Uniform Administrative Requirements, … Continue reading

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Generating Generosity: A Philanthropic Experiment

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At the Dodge Foundation, our concept of “philanthropy” doesn’t just come in the form of a grant check. We care about supporting the nonprofit sector in New Jersey in a variety of ways, including our Technical Assistance workshops, blogs highlighting … Continue reading

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