JohnColganView Posts by Contributor

If the Yakima Valley Community Foundation (YVCF) received a dollar for every time we brag about the Community Foundations National Standards, our adding machines would be smoking.

Welcome to RE: Philanthropy! In this blog, guest and Council bloggers share ideas and insights on the most pressing issues in philanthropy. If you want to contribute, please contact

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Council on Foundations.


R. Christine Hershey
Andrea Bufka
Peter Berliner
Rene Cabral-Daniels
Mark Neithercut
Andrew Schulz
Debra Mesch
Debra Jacobs
Salin Geevarghese
Alexis Raymond
Joan Noricks
Sidney R. Hargro
Nathan Dungan
Liza Petra
Phil Buchanan
Susan Price
Michael Monopoli
Julia Boyer and Danny Murphy
John Stremsterfer
Meghan Duffy
Rick Martinez
Margaret Gage
Robyn Schein
Lisa Jordan
Diane Melley
Stanley S. Litow
Paulette V. Maehara
Daria Teutonico
Sofia Rasmussen
Rhonda R. Mims
Kaberi Banerjee-Murthy
Tim Wilmot
David Abramson
Scott Hudson
Laura McKnight
Monica Buhlig
Sam Stern
Lance E. Lindblom and Laura Shaffer Campos
Ian Dutton
Nancy Jost
Carol Thompson Cole
Katherine Jacobs
Malika Harrison
Rick Mappin
Katherine LaBeau
Donnell Mersereau
Katie Loovis
Kevin Laskowski and Niki Jagpal
Riki Wilchins
Laura Meyer