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Signature Events

The Changing Public Contract = Changing Expectations

This year’s meeting will feature Bill Somerville, author of Grassroots Philanthropy, and Founder of Philanthropic Ventures Foundation, who will speak on “Doing Big Things with Small Resources.”

At this luncheon, Ronan Ryan will share the story of IEX, founded in 2012 by Brad Katsuyama, Ronan and a team of market structure experts with backgrounds in exchanges, brokerages and high-frequency trading. This luncheon session is a program of CNJG’s biennial Investment Forum for Foundations and Endowments, scheduled for October of 2016.

Topic: Finance

The Council of New Jersey Grantmakers' Spring Conference for the Social Sector will bring together national and regional thought-leaders to explore how organizations and individuals can increase capacity, strengthen leadership and extend impact.

How to Be a Champion for Your Cause & Your Grantees

Audience: All Funders
Topic: Governance

A conference for CEOs, executive directors, CFOs, trustees, finance and investment committee members.

Topic: Finance

Is My Funding Working? Understanding Strategy & Impact

This year at the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers biennial Spring Conference for the Social Sector, we will explore challenges for the social sector as our state recovers and rebuilds from Hurricane Sandy.

Audience: All Funders

Give Smart: Avoiding the Donor-Grantee Trap