Center on Community Philanthropy Announces Advancing Equity Award

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy is committed to promoting racial equity across the Delta region. As a part of this effort, The Center is excited to announce the Community Philanthropy Advancing Equity Award. This exciting op
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Williams Confirmed as Speaker at Rethinking Community Conference

Dr. Charlotte L. Williams has been confirmed as a speaker at the Rethinking Community Conference at Wake Forest University (October 19-21) in Winston-Salem, N.C. Williams is an Associate Professor of Public Health and Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy (The Center) at th
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Williams, Ransom Attend UNITY Summit in New Orleans

Dr. Charlotte Williams, Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy at the Clinton School, recently attended the 2017 UNITY Summit Investing in Movements for Equity held in New Orleans, La. The summit focus was on the importance of convening, collaboration, and creating space to
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Center on Community Philanthropy Announces Researcher in Residence Report in Partnership with Our House

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy will host a reception on Thursday, September 7 at 5 p.m. in Sturgis Hall to release its first Researcher in Residence study, completed in partnership with Our House, Inc. Our House is a local
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Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy Awarded Major Grant

The Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service has received a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support its work of leading philanthropic and nonprofit infrastructure organizations to advance racial equity and sector effecti
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“Passing the Torch: Planning for the Next Generation of Leaders in Public Service”

Public-service executives, both elected and appointed within the public and nonprofit sectors, are retiring at record levels, and the number of Americans reaching age sixty-five annually will continue to rise over the next decade and is expected to surpass four million in 2020. Findin
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The Center on Community Philanthropy Receives the 2016 Community Partner Award from Higher Purpose Co.

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy recently received the 2016 Community Partner Award from Higher Purpose Co. in Clarksdale, Mississippi. The Center supported Higher Purpose Co.’s community empowerment program—Higher Purpose Ac
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Center on Community Philanthropy to Welcome Scholar in Residence Robin D. Ferriby Starting February 27, 2017

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy will welcome Scholar in Residence Robin D. Ferriby, Vice President of Philanthropic Services at the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, February 27-March 3, 2017. Ferriby is vice pres
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Center on Community Philanthropy Welcomes Two Scholars in Residence for 2016-2017 Academic Year

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy has selected two Scholars in Residence for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Scholar in Residence program, established in 2009, is extended to researchers, practitioners and senior executives w
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Delta Leadership Institute Graduates 50 from Executive Academy, Nine from Arkansas, One Current Student, Two Alums

Fifty community leaders have successfully completed the year-long Delta Leadership Institute Executive Academy, a program of the Delta Regional Authority. The Executive Academy is a training program that brings together business and community leaders from each of the eight states of t
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