Tag: strategic philanthropy

Faculty note: Prof. Warner selected to serve as Learning By Giving Foundation advisor

Associate Professor Lora Warner (Public and Environmental Affairs) has been invited to serve as an advisor for the Learning by Giving Foundation (LGF). She will be providing guidance and assistance for any new and existing LGF partner schools. Currently there are 43 locations offering a strategic philanthropy class like Warner’s that receives grant dollars study non-profits, […]

Strategic Philanthropy students win award for blog content

Students in Lora Warner’s (Public and Environmental Affairs) Strategic Philanthropy class — Beth Kinnunen, Katie Krantz, Becca Weise and Tristin St.Mary — took third place out of 43 college and universities for their blog which was tied to a class project. With third place comes an additional $1,000 from the Learning by Giving Foundation to […]

UW-Green Bay’s Philanthropy Class to announce grant recipient May 3

UW-Green Bay’s Philanthropy Class will announce the recipient of a $10,000 award to a local nonprofit. The recognition will be held Wednesday, May 3 at 4:30 in the Christie Theatre, in the lower level of the University Union. Students have worked all semester to analyze community trends and needs, conduct site visits, and consider proposals […]

Strategic Philanthropy blog grabbing interest of national foundation

UW-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy students (led by Associate Prof. Lora Warner, Public and Environmental Affairs) are creating a blog, which has generated the interest of the national Learning by Giving Foundation. The organization is recognizing UW-Green Bay students with a pizza party for the great job they are doing with their philanthropy efforts. The class […]

UW-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy class seeks proposals

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Seeking creative strategies to improve the lives of seniors through arts opportunities, deadline is April 5 Green Bay, WI — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 2017 Strategic Philanthropy class will award $10,000 to an organization of their choice. The funds were granted by The Learning by Giving Foundation, an organization founded by Doris Buffet. Students […]

Strategic Philanthropy class announces winner of grant

The Strategic Philanthropy class led by Prof. Lora Warner awarded a $10,000 grant to Howe Elementary School. Howe displayed what the UWGB students perceived as the best initiative to promote literacy among children in the region while incorporating an arts component into the curriculum. More at http://news.uwgb.edu/log-news/releases/05/04/philanthropy-class-announces-10k-grant-winner-1654/

Strategic Philanthropy Class Announces Winner of $10,000 Grant

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GREEN BAY — Over the past four years, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy class has awarded $45,000 to viable organizations dedicated to an urgent need in the Brown County area. Each year, these funds are made possible by a grant from the Learning by Giving Foundation founded by Doris Buffet. This year’s recipient […]

Reminder: Service learning presentations

Prof. Lora Warner invites the campus and community to attend her students’ service learning presentations on Tuesday, May 3: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in MAC 206. The public is invited to learn about the NEW Veterans Treatment Court, a new program in the community. Students in course Program Evaluation class will share their experiences conducting […]

Service learning presentations

Prof. Lora Warner invites the campus and community to attend her students’ service learning presentations on Tuesday, May 3: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in MAC 206. The public is invited to learn about the NEW Veterans Treatment Court, a new program in the community. Students in course Program Evaluation class will share their experiences conducting […]

Philanthropy Class seeks proposals

The Learning by Giving Foundation has granted UW-Green Bay’s 2016 Strategic Philanthropy class $10,000 to award to an organization of their choice. The class issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) on March 14, 2016 to provide funding to enhance children’s literacy. Proposals are due by 3 p.m. Thursday, April 7, 2016. The RFP is available online. […]