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Rural Funders Urge Philanthropies to Let Communities Lead the Way
Jun 8, 2018 - Details the focus of a panel discussion in a pre-conference session of the National Rural Assembly. The three panelists were Dr. Ned Calonge, president and CEO of The Colorado Trust, Anne Kubisch, president and CEO of the Ford Family Foundation in Oregon, and Elena Marks, president and CEO of the Episcopal Health Foundation in Houston, Texas. Includes their individual remarks as well as the overarching idea that building relationships within rural communities and allowing residents to set the pace and focus of the change were imperative for rural philanthropies.
Source: The Daily Yonder
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