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Release Date: July 1, 2014
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Board of Directors
David Wertheimer  
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, Washington 
Leslie Strnisha 
Joe Weisbord |Treasurer| 
New York, New York
Tom Nurmi |Secretary|
William S. Abell Foundation
Chevy Chase, Maryland 

Sonya Campion
Seattle, Washington 
Ryan Chao
Baltimore, Maryland
Janice Elliott
Boston, Massachusetts
Katie Hong
Seattle, Washington

Barbara "Bobbie" Ibarra

Miami Coalition for the Homeless 

Miami, Florida


Bill Pitkin
Los Angeles, California
Debbie Reznick
Chicago, Illinois
Martha Toll
Washington, D.C.
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Special Announcements

 Last Chance to RSVP: 
2014 Funders Institute & Reception
This full-day session is specially designed for funders and special guests. Featuring Interactive TableTalk sessions, our new FED Talk and FAB Talk (Funders Acting Boldly), networking, team-building case studies, and presentations, we hope you'll join us for our 2nd-Annual Institute this month! Learn more & RSVP here.

This Month's Featured Member: 
Valley of the Sun United Way
Check out our feature on VSUW and learn about how they're ending chronic homelessness in Maricopa County.
New Resource on our Website: 

Our Members & Partners in the News

US Interagency Council on Homelessness

USICH Blog: Homelessness Ends with Housing First
US Interagency Council on Homelessness 

Impact: GEO's Latest Newsletter | Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
On Our Blog

Thank You to Our Funding Partners

Thank You For Your Support

Paul & Phyllis Fireman Charitable Foundation

Miami Coalition for the Homeless

Pierce Family Foundation



Welcome, New Members!

United Way Suncoast

Mile High United Way

Sponsors of 2014 Funders Institute:

Funders Together San Diego | Lasting Impact Registration Sponsor

Marie C. & Joseph C. Wilson Foundation

Funders Institute Program Sponsor

True Colors Fund | Funders Acting Boldly "FAB" Talk Sponsor 


Member Dues

Michael McConnell

Zarrow Families Foundation 


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Homelessness in the News

Tools & Resourcesresource

Connecting Employment and Homelessness Systems

This webinar will provide an introduction to the current reality for homeless individuals and families, discuss key elements and lessons learned from existing models, and explore the roles of philanthropy in connecting employment and homelessness systems.

Social Impact Investing Webinar

This webinar provides an introduction to social impact investing, including the challenges and opportunities social impact investing may present for work to end and prevent homelessness and the roles of philanthropy.

This webinar provides an introduction to the systems approach and identifies ways in which philanthropy can be a catalyst for change in local communities.  
July 28th, 2014 Washington, D.C.
9:30 - 5:00 p.m. 
Wine Reception 6 - 7 p.m.


July 29 - 31, 2014 | Washington, D.C.
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Editor | Bevin K. Shagoury, Program Manager, Administration & Special Initiatives