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GIA launches Community AGEnda

posted Wed, Oct 31, 2012

GIA is pleased to be partnering with the Pfizer Foundation on a new initiative called Community AGEnda: Improving America for All Ages. Its goal: to help America's communities become more "age-friendly," meaning, great places to grow up and to grow old. Community AGEnda has identified five communities (located in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, the greater Kansas City area,and the state of Indiana) pursuing exciting projects tailored to the needs and strengths of their region, and has awarded them each a one-year grant of $150,000 to advance their work.

Philanthropy job opening

posted Mon, Oct 22, 2012

The May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust seeks a Program Officer to manage its Children and Youth grantmaking portfolio. The Program Officer undertakes initial screening of potential grantees; conducts review and analysis of proposals; prepares docket materials; manages and monitors active grants; prepares post-grant assessments; and arranges and attends meetings with current and prospective grantees. The Program Officer reports to the Director of Programs, and works closely with two other program officers and the grants manager. Competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please send a cover letter and resume by e-mail, in MS Word or pdf format, to the Director of Programs, Thomas Brewer, at tbrewer@adminitrustllc.com. No telephone calls please. More information available, please click through the "Read Source" button below.


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