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.

Coming up on the CAF America Radio Network:

Blockchain: Challenges and Opportunities for Philanthropy
Ted Hart | President & CEO, CAF America
Jeffrey Neuberger | Proskauer

As technology continues to advance at an unprecedented pace, success is predicated upon the ability to pioneer and adapt in a rapidly changing environment. The line between organizations that thrive and those who lag behind becomes clearer as forward thinking teams capitalize upon the opportunities afforded by technology innovators.

Join us LIVE on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 2:30 pm EST

Preparing for an Audit
Ted Hart | President & CEO, CAF America
Victoria Bjorklund | Co-Author, Cross-Border Giving

With the release of CAF America’s Cross-Border Giving: A Legal and Practical Guide (Charity Channel Press, 2018), we are excited to bring you a series of conversations with the contributing authors. This edition, the host Ted Hart, President and CEO of CAF America, is joined by Victoria Bjorklund, retired partner at Simpson Thacher & Barlett LLP, to discuss the book and her chapter she co-authored titled “Preparing for an Audit”.

Join us LIVE on Friday, November 16th, 2018 3:00 pm EST

Library of Topics

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

  The “How to?” of International Grantmaking
  ED & ER
Episode Guest Speakers Listen Read
What You Need to Know: New IRS Guidelines for Equivalency Determination Elizabeth Kingsley – Harmon Curran Spielberg & Eisenberg LLP
Best Practices: Equivalency Determination Jessie Krafft – CAF America
Best Practices: Expenditure Responsibility Michael Durham – Caplin & Drysdale
ED & ER: In Focus David Shevlin – Simpson, Thacher, & Bartlett LLP
Latest from the IRS: Is the Landscape of International Philanthropy Changing? Elizabeth Kingsley – Harmon Curran Spielberg & Eisenberg LLP
  Rules & Regulations
Episode Guest Speakers Listen Read
Best Practices: Grantee Reporting John Bennett – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
David Shevlin – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
Crowdfunding: Is Your Campaign Charitable? Jessie Krafft – CAF America
Do Tax Incentives Work? A Global View of Tax Incentives and Charitable Giving Adam Pickering – CAF
Inaugural Show: Launch of NGO America Hal German – CNN
Marty Martin, JD MPA – Martin Law Firm
Author Spotlight: Kay Guinane on US Financial Transaction Laws Kay Guinane – Charity and Security Network
  Philanthropic Solutions
Post 2015 SDGs and International Diaspora Giving Heather Grady – Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
Alexander Dixon – The Diaspora Investment Alliance
Mind the Gaps: Unifying Philanthropy to Achieve Sustainable Development Karolina Mzyk Callias – UNDP Istanbul Center for Private Sector Development
A Winning Transatlantic Proposition: The CAF American Donor Fund Mark Greer – CAF American Donor Fund
Live from PEAK Grantmaking 2017! Christopher Percopo – Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
Nancy Herzog – National Endowment for Democracy Satonya C Fair –  Annie E. Casey Foundation
LIVE! From the 2015 Grant Managers Network Conference Andy Goodman – Author
Jessica Bearman – Author
LIVE! From the Grant Managers Network Conference Delores Estrada – The California Endowment
Myriam Fizazi-Hawkins – National Endowment for Democracy
Iris Garcia – Global Fund for Women
Jen Bokoff – The Foundation Center
Blurring the Borders with Giving: The Impact of HNWI on Diaspora Giving Alex Dixon – The Aspen Institute
Wealth Advisors and Their Role in HNWI Giving Eileen Wilhelm – CAF America
David Ratcliff -US Trust
A Family Affair: Philanthropy and International Giving Lisa Parker – Lawrence Welk Family Foundation
Best Practices: Creating Shared Value John Holm – CAF America
Sandra Miniutti – Charity Navigator
Best Practices: Global Philanthropy – Creating Success John Holm – CAF America
Jane Arnott – Charities Aid Foundation
Turning Knowledge into Action: Revisiting the IGS Ulrika Friesen – Cisco
Anuar Juraidini -Citi Foundation
  Corporate Engagement
Episode Guest Speakers Listen Read
CECP and CAF America: Corporate Giving  Margaret Coady – Committee for Encourging Corporate Philanthropy (CECP)
Giving Around the Globe: A New Report from CECP Carmen Perez – CECP
What the Heart Wants: Combating Heart Disease Worldwide Amanda Fowler – Edwards Lifesciences
Cargill and Fighting Rural Poverty in Mexico Stacey Smida – Cargill
Valeria Olson – Cargill
Day of International Charity – Cargill John Holm  – CAF America
Brigitte Burgoyne – Cargill
Stacey Smida – Cargill
#Giving Tuesday | On the Front Lines of Global Healthcare: Medtronic Philanthropy Dr. Jacob Gayle – Medtronic Philanthropy
Global Online Employee Giving Solution Nina Vellayan – FrontStream Payments
  World Stage
Episode Guest Speakers Listen Read
“Granting to China Made “Easy” Jessie Krafft – CAF America
Philanthropy in the Philippines: A Local Perspective Victoria Garchitorena – Ayala Corp.
Sustainable Finance & Philanthropy: Addressing the World’s Most Urgent Problems Erika Karp – Cornerstone Capital Inc.
To Lead or to Follow: Navigating the Global Goals Amanda MacArthur – PYXERA Global
Philanthropy in Russia: A Local Perspective Maria Chertok – CAF Russia
2012 World Giving Index Richard Harrison – Charities Aid Foundation
2013 World Giving Index Adam Pickering – Charities Aid Foundation
Grantmaking and Philanthropy in Africa Carol Tappenden – CAF America
Grantmaking and Philanthropy in China Elizabeth Sobhani – CAF America
Turning Over a New Leaf: The Changing Colors of Canadian Philanthropy Jo-Anne Ryan – Private Giving Foundation
Celebrating Nelson Mandela Day Karolina Mzyk Callias – UNDP Istanbul Center for Private Sector Development
Best Practices: CAF America Asia Pacific Advisory Service Terrence Chee – Charities Aid Foundation
The 2014 Global Infrastructure for Giving Report Andrew  Watt – Association of Fundraising Professionals