Sunday, April 20, 2014


GFNY Events and Information

GFNY events are for funders only unless the program description specifically states that a program is open to the public.


Calendar at a glance...

Mar.  5-6 Foundations on the Hill
Mar. 10 Conversations for Grantmakers: Communities for All Ages
Mar. 19 Introduction to Philanthropy in Upstate New York - Webinar
Mar. 28  Foundations on the Hill Debriefing Webinar
Apr. 14 Conversations for Grantmakers: Green & Healthy Homes Initiative
May 12 Conversations for Grantmakers: Big Data and How Grantmakers Use It
May 15 Introduction to Philanthropy in Upstate New York - Webinar
June 9 Conversations for Grantmakers: TBD
July 14 Conversations for Grantmakers Housing & Homelessness








An overview of organized philanthropy in Upstate New York.  How does Upstate New York philanthropy compare to the whole state?  The U.S. ?  What is the role of philanthropy in our region?  What are the forms of philanthropy? Who gives, what do they give and why?  We will explore these questions and some of the answers.


This webinar is recommended for individuals new to philanthropy, who are engaged in either fundraising or grantmaking. Also for those practitioners interested in the statistics of philanthropy in our region. 


Open to the Public. Cost: $25 per person.

Register Now.

NOTE:  This webinar is provided by Grantmakers Forum once each quarter and is open to the public.  Statistical information is updated yearly.

registration forms and flyers are in .pdf format

News & Events




Non-profit Revitalization Act; NY Value of the Charitable Deduction & More.   GFNY Policy 

Community Voice  Briefings on Upstate community issues

Guide to Grantmakers   Update

Introduction to Philanthropy   May 15, 2014 Open to the Public

Other Events of Interest to Funders

Conversations for Grantmakers
Monthly webinar series.