News about grants, gifts
The Air Force Aid Society announced on August 8th that it will award $6.2 million in General Henry Hap Arnold education grants and AFAS merit scholarships to the dependents of active duty and retired Airmen.
News about people, groups
Mary Mack was elected to the United Way’s Worldwide Board of Trustees for a three-year term.
The 9th annual Apollo In the Hamptons was held on August 11th.
John Bailey was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on August 7th.
BitGive welcomed Rumi Morales and Goldman Sachs to its Board of Directors on August 8th.
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan named Michael J. Mirto as its new vice President of Philanthropic Services on August 9th.
The 9th Annual Top Chef & Taste of Telluride took place on August 10th.
News about opportunities, initiatives
The 31st Annual National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon will take place on November 1st.
Prosperity Now and the National League of Cities will host a discussion on inclusive municipal economic strategies on August 21st.
Donor Network West and the African American Museum and Library at Oakland present the photography and multimedia exhibition Giving Me Life: A Visual Journey of African American Organ and Tissue Transplant Recipients. The art installation is currently on view at AAMLO through August 31st.
Registration for The Ceres Conference 2019 will open in December.
The Innovations in International Philanthropy Symposium program will take place September 6th- 7th in Boston.
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