CAF America Radio

radio-widgetCAF America’s CEO, Ted Hart, hosts a web-based, half-hour radio show designed to help our peers and colleagues understand the emerging trends, best practices, and issues in the field of international philanthropy.

Each show features a Q&A style conversation with a philanthropy professional who brings specialized expertise and insight on topics related to global grantmaking and cross-border giving.

The shows are available to stream as a podcast immediately after they conclude. All of the podcasts are available in the links below and can also be found on the show’s page.

Library of Topics 

The “How to?” of International Grantmaking
> ED & ER
> Employee Giving
> Rules and Regulations
Philanthropic Solutions
Corporate Engagement
World Stage
Statistics and Trends in Philanthropy



The “How to?” of International Grantmaking

Best Practices: Equivalency Determination 
Expenditure Responsibility
Latest from the IRS: Is the Landscape of International Philanthropy Changing?
ED & ER: In Focus

Employee Giving
Global Online Employee Giving Solution
#GivingTuesday | On the Front Lines of Global Healthcare: Medtronic Philanthropy

Rules and Regulations
Best Practices: Grantee Reporting




Philanthropic Solutions

Blurring the Borders with Giving: The Impact of HNWI on Diaspora Giving
Wealth Advisors & Their Role in HNWI Philanthropic Giving
Post 2015 SDGs and International Diaspora Giving 
Best Practices: Asia-Pacific Advisory Services
Charity Navigator: Shared Value Initiative 
Best Practices in Grantmaking: Live from GMN, San Diego 
Best Practices in Grantmaking: Live from GMN  Conference, Washington D.C.
Turning Knowledge into Action: Revisiting the IGS

A Winning Transatlantic Proposition: The CAF American Donor Fund



Corporate Engagement

Cargill and fighting rural poverty in Mexico 
Day of International Giving & Corporate Social Responsibility 
Corporate Giving
What the Heart Wants: Combating Heart Disease Worldwide



World Stage 

Best Practices: Creating Success in Global Philanthropy
Giving around the Globe 
The Changing Philanthropic Landscape in China
Grantmaking & Philanthropy in Africa 
Post-2015 Platform for Philanthropy & Celebrating Nelson Mandela Day
Turning Over a New Leaf? The Changing Colors of Canadian Philanthropy
#GivingTuesday | On the Front Lines of Global Healthcare: Medtronic Philanthropy
To Lead or to Follow: Navigating the Global Goals
Philanthropy in Russia: A Local Perspective

Fostering the Spirit of Ubuntu : Basketball as a Vehicle for Change
Philanthropy in the Philippines: A Local Perspective
Sustainable Finance & Philanthropy: Addressing the World’s Most Urgent Problems



Statistics and Trends in Philanthropy 

World Giving Index
World Giving Index 2012 
World Giving Index 2013 

Upcoming Radio Shows

March 21, 201711:00 a.m. (PST)

Live from PEAK Grantmaking 2017!

Join Ted Hart, CEO of CAF America, on March 21st at 11:00 a.m. PST for discussions with Christopher Percopo, Director of Grants Management at the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust; Nancy Herzog, Senior Director of Grants Administration at the National Endowment for Democracy; and Satonya C Fair, Director of Grants Management at the Annie E. Casey Foundation - live from PEAK Grantmaking 2017 in Hollywood, CA!

The discussions will elaborate on:

• Best practices in grants management, grants cycles, and grantee databases;

• The shrinking space for civil society;

• How corporate and community foundations can effectively engage with their beneficiaries;

Click here to listen.

Featured Story

WASHing Away an Age-Old Problem

Grant Recipients: Catholic Caritas Foundation of Nigeria Kogi State in central Nigeria sits on the confluence of the Niger and Benue rivers. Though the capital city of Lokoja is blessed by its proximity to the two great rivers and natural sources of water, the rest of the state is notorious for its dry, arid, and… CONTINUE READING >>

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