Topics: Philanthropy

Granting Hope

Rural Philanthropy Days conference attendees


Colorado Rural Philanthropy Days summons funders, regional governments, and community leaders to provide a platform for positive change in rural nonprofit organizations.

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July 8, 2015

Government and Philanthropies Join Forces for Rural Health

Alan Morgan at the 2015 Public-Private Collaborations in Rural Health meeting


The Rural Health Philanthropy Partnership, a collaboration between rural federal programs and rural-focused trusts and foundations, promotes access to quality healthcare and health equity in rural areas.

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June 24, 2015

The Intimacy of Place: Lessons for Philanthropy

Rural areas generally receive fewer charitable donations than urban, but the TLL Temple Foundation in Texas proves that rural giving is easier and more efficient when it is housed there.

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May 17, 2012

Rural Helping: Trusted, Organized and Flexible

After Hurricane Katrina, the town of Nacogdoches, Tex., proved that the best local help must involve organizations that are community-based, flexible, connected and trusted.

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November 10, 2011