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February 2023

Grantmakers for Education Membership Dues Increase

At the recommendation of our board of directors, Grantmakers for Education will be increasing membership dues by approximately 5% across all levels as of March 1. Members can renew by June 30 at the prior rates.

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January 2023

The Future of Smart: Episode 16

Podcast host Dr. Ulcca Joshi Hansen talks with Gislaine Ngounou, former interim president and CEO of Nellie Mae Education Foundation, about personal experiences that shape her perspectives on philanthropy and education.

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January 2023

2023 Program Highlights at Grantmakers for Education

Learn about the exciting activities in the works for 2023 that will provide new connections, inspire creating thinking and help philanthropy serve as a catalyst for creating a just world.

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January 2023

Leadership Transition Update

Grantmakers for Education is working with search firm Isaacson, Miller to find the next executive director. See the position profile here.

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  • February

    Honest Education in America: Building Truth and Inclusion in the Classroom

    Join us for an engaging conversation about addressing education gag orders and supporting student-affirming public education through media, teacher and policy engagement.

February 7, 2023

Out-of-School Time Bimonthly Funder Meetup: Philanthropic Approaches to Building Capacity in the Out-of-School Time Field

Join the EdFunders Out-of-School Time Impact Group for an ongoing conversation with Grantmakers for Education members who fund or are interested in funding the out-of-school time sector. February 7: Philanthropic approaches to building capacity.

February 16, 2023

Opportunities to Expand Computer Science Education

Education Commission of the States, in collaboration with our esteemed partners, is excited to continue our Partnering for Success Virtual Series. Our popular webinar series convenes ECS Commissioners and partners from across the nation to learn, share, debate and collaborate on education policy issues being faced today. Our series is designed to highlight expertise and best […]