About Philanthropy

Saturday, October 17, 2015
What Philanthropy Can Do

I wanted to share a piece written by a colleague Kathie Olsen, Program Officer at the Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation in Oregon which I find simply powerful for all of us who work to improve our communities and are struggling with the issues of gun violence and mental health. — Maggie Osborn, President, CCP

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
The Music of Philanthropy

CCP President Maggie Osborn recently wrote this blog for the Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP) as part of an occasional series on perspectives from regional grantmaking associations on philanthropy and foundation effectiveness.

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Event to Feature CT’s Philanthropic Leadership

NEW HAVEN, CT -- More than 200 philanthropists, grantmakers and community leaders will gather on April 30 at the Omni Hotel in New Haven for the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy’s Annual Meeting and Philanthropy Awards, Philanthropy’s Role in Empowering Change--in recognition of the 50th anniversaries of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965--and honoring leaders in the philanthropic field.

Sunday, December 15, 2013
CT Philanthropy Digest - Dec 2013
The December Digest includes the following headlines: $10 Million UTC Investment to Support UConn School of Engineering; Alum Leaves $865,000 Scholarship Fund for Future Graduates; "Invisible No More" Explores Homelessness Among CT Youth; Female Veterans Get Career Development Through Newman's Own Foundation Grants; Community Foundation Announces Plan to End Homelessness...and more!