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February 09, 2017 - IMPACT-edu

Lunch and Learn with Impact Austin’s Founders

Lunch and Learn with Impact Austin’s Founders

Lunch and Learn with Impact Austin’s Founders
By Diane Sandlin

“Riveting, inspiring, passionate, awesome” – These are all words used to describe the out-of-the-ballpark panel discussion at the IMPACT-edu event at which the organization’s founders shared their inspirations on philanthropy.  Led by moderator Susan Palombo, the near-capacity audience was riveted by...

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September 23, 2016 - IMPACT-edu

Unpacking Form 990 to Help Your Philanthropic Journey

Unpacking Form 990 to Help Your Philanthropic Journey

September 23, 2016 – Philanthropy Education Event Recap

Unpacking Form 990 to Help Your Philanthropic Journey
By Susan Grant Palombo

The Philanthropy Education committee of Impact Austin (IA) asked members white board questions at the Annual Meeting to glean insights about tools you needed on your philanthropic journey. Our committee is developing content in...

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April 11, 2016 - IMPACT-edu

IMPACT-edu Presents - Nonprofit Financials 101

IMPACT-edu Presents - Nonprofit Financials 101

The financial statements for all nonprofits tell a story: Where they are, where they've been and where they're going. For those women who typically shy away from the Financial Review section of the grant review process, this 101 session will 'demystify' those statements and debunk some standard myths associated with overhead expenses.

Delivered via a panel...

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February 01, 2016 - IMPACT-edu, Member Spotlight

Impact Austin Member Spotlight on Val Colbourn

Impact Austin Member Spotlight on Val Colbourn

Did you know Impact Austin has an International flair? Well, we do, and a big part of it is our philanthropy education leader, Val Colbourn.

We caught up with Val in between jaunts around the world, and got to learn more about this fascinating woman!

Val, how did you hear about Impact Austin? When and why did you decide to join?

“I learned about Impact Austin...

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October 08, 2015 - IMPACT-edu

YOUR Philanthropic Goals: How to be More Strategic in Your Giving

YOUR Philanthropic Goals: How to be More Strategic in Your Giving

(A Members Only Free Brown Bag Lunch session that will help you develop your own personal giving plan!)

The IMPACT-edu Committee has been hard at work this fall, bringing Impact Austin members cutting edge information and education. Please make your reservation today for a great session on developing a personal giving plan that aligns with your values and...

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March 16, 2015 - IMPACT-edu

Collective Giving, National Trends and Impact Austin

Collective Giving, National Trends and Impact Austin

Impact Austin is a women’s collective giving group (CGG).  Heck, everyone knows that, right? 

But do you know what collective giving is, was, and most importantly, what it is becoming?

Collective giving has many levels and many faces, and the exact number of women’s collective giving groups is difficult to parse. CGGs range from a few women gathering together...

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September 11, 2014 - IMPACT-edu

A New Approach to Philanthropy Education: Impactful Social Media!

A New Approach to Philanthropy Education: Impactful Social Media!

Impact Austin is kicking off the Philanthropy Education initiative that you heard about in our current Strategic Plan (“Stepping Up to Meet Our Future”) in a big way…Introducing IMPACT-edu!

IMPACT-edu is the new Impact Austin Committee devoted to providing Philanthropy Education for members.  We will be piloting events this year that are designed to provide...

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