Opportunities to Achieve Excellence in Rural Education
September 23, 2003
When people discuss educational reform, they seem fixated on "inner-city schools." And while inner-city schools do face crippling difficultiies, it seems we forget about schools outside the urban centers. What about schools in rural areas? What are their issues? This event explored how to improve rural education, and where it could be in the coming years.
How You Can Strengthen Marriage In Your Community: A Site Visit To First Things First
September 18, 2003
The Philanthropy Roundtable is always looking for examples of excellence in philanthropy. The special site visit looked at the success of First Things First in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Improving Environmental Quality
July 22, 2003
The Philanthropy Roundtable hosted this invitation-only event in Wyoming for donors to explore ways to promote environmental quality through philanthropy.
How New York City Can Achieve Dramatic Improvements in K-12 Education
May 13, 2003
Donors gathered to discuss opportunities for improving schools and providing quality education for students in New York City.
Philanthropy and Public Policy
May 08, 2003
Donors met in Washington, D.C., to discuss philanthropy's role in healthcare reform, legal reform, and national security.