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Eugene Tempel, Senior Fellow, IUPUI Center on Philanthropy

Eugene Tempel, Senior Fellow, IUPUI Center on Philanthropy

July 30, 2012

Tempel, former director of the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, spoke with PND about efforts to develop a new School of Philanthropy within the IU system and the steps he and others are taking to make it a reality....

Kimberleigh J. Smith, Board Chair, Paul Rapoport Foundation

Kimberleigh J. Smith, Board Chair, Paul Rapoport Foundation

June 16, 2012

Laura Cronin, a regular contributor to PhilanTopic, spoke with Smith about the foundation's decision to spend down, what it is doing to help grantees navigate that transition, and her advice for other foundations that may be considering spend-down scenarios....

Andrew J. Hollander, Of Counsel, KL Gates

Andrew J. Hollander, Of Counsel, KL Gates

May 18, 2012

After an event at the Foundation Center, PND had a chance to chat with Hollander about the simple things nonprofits can do to protect their brands online and a few good social media clauses worth embracing....

Karen Zelermyer, President/CEO, and Andrew Lane, Chair, Funders for LGBTQ Issues

Karen Zelermyer, President/CEO, and Andrew Lane, Chair, Funders for LGBTQ Issues

April 12, 2012

Zelermyer, president and CEO of Funders for LGBQT Issues, and Lane, the affinity group's chair, spoke with PND about its most recent report, Forty Years of LGBTQ Philanthropy: 1970-2010, which found, among other things, that over the past four decades nearly eight hundred foundations invested more than $771 million in support of LGBTQ issues, with 86 percent of that funding awarded in the last decade.....

Craig Reigel, Managing Director, Nonprofit Finance Fund

Craig Reigel, Managing Director, Nonprofit Finance Fund

March 14, 2012

PND spoke with Riegel about NFF Capital Partners' 2010 Portfolio Performance Report, which, among other things, details the results to date of the sixteen equity campaigns mounted by Riegel and his colleagues....

Karen Brown, Fairfield County Community Foundation

Karen Brown, Fairfield County Community Foundation

November 18, 2011

Laura Cronin, a regular contributor to PhilanTopic, spoke with Brown about the impact of the recession on nonprofits in Connecticut and what FCCF is doing to help its grantees weather the diificult economic climate....

Carol Coletta, President, ArtPlace

Carol Coletta, President, ArtPlace

November 2, 2011

Coletta spoke with PND about how the public-private collaboration she leads plans to use community-based arts projects to drive economic revitalization in cities and towns across the country....

Hugh Hogan, Executive Director, North Star Fund

Hugh Hogan, Executive Director, North Star Fund

October 26, 2011

PND spoke with Hogan, who in May celebrated his ninth anniversary as executive director of the fund, about Occupy Wall Street and whether foundations and philanthropists should align themselves with the OWS cause....

Stephanie Cuskley, Chief Executive Officer, NPower

Stephanie Cuskley, Chief Executive Officer, NPower

August 25, 2011

Cuskley, who succeeded Barbara Chang as CEO in 2009, spoke with PND about the organization's Community Corps initiative, an online volunteer portal designed to connect corporate IT volunteers to nonprofits with technology needs....

Alex Counts, President/CEO, Grameen Foundation

Alex Counts, President/CEO, Grameen Foundation

March 23, 2011

PND spoke with Counts about the recent controversy involving Muhammad Yunus and the government of Bangladesh, and the future of microfinance in the South Asia region and elsewhere....

Helen Brunner, Director, Media Democracy Fund

Helen Brunner, Director, Media Democracy Fund

March 12, 2011

Brunner, whose organization makes grants that "protect and promote the public's rights in the Digital Age," spoke with PND about events in the Arab world and the role of nonprofit advocacy groups in ensuring that the 'Net remains open....