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How Judith Rodin Created A New Model for Philanthropic Funding At The Rockefeller Fdn

posted Tue, Dec 27, 2016

During her tenure, the outgoing president has created innovative ways to use philanthropic dollars to unlock corporate donations, because—while philanthropy has a lot of money—it's not enough to solve the world's problems on its own.

GIA Members Support Playbook for Better Care

posted Tue, Dec 20, 2016

Five national foundations—The John A. Hartford Foundation, the Peterson Center on Healthcare, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The SCAN Foundation, and The Commonwealth Fund—have launched an online resource to help health system leaders and insurers improve care for patients with complex medical and social needs. Developed by experts at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, The Playbook: Better Care for People with Complex Needs offers insights about patients with complex needs, examples of successful approaches to care, guidance on making the business case for these models, and information about opportunities for policy and payment reform.

Webinar Jan 27: Family Caregiving: New Horizons for Caring Across America.

posted Tue, Dec 20, 2016

This webinar will discuss a recent National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine report, Caring Across America, with presenters Donna Benton, PhD, Director, University of Southern California Family Caregiver Support Center; and Rani Snyder, MPA, Program Director, The John A. Hartford Foundation. Co-Sponsored by Archstone Foundation, Grantmakers In Health, and The John A. Hartford Foundation.

New Report from Milken Inst: Power of Purposeful Aging

posted Tue, Dec 20, 2016   by Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging

With people living longer than ever and the world’s older population expanding at an unprecedented rate, the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging convened the Purposeful Aging Summit in Los Angeles in 2016. Thought leaders from public policy, business, academia, philanthropy, and media gathered to discuss reframing perceptions of aging in the 21st century. This report, The Power of Purposeful Aging:Culture Change and the New Demography, summarizes the themes, findings, and vision of the Purposeful Aging Summit.


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