How Families with Family Foundations Work with Community Foundations

Ellen Remmer and Steve Johnson each work professionally in philanthropy with The Philanthropic Initiative, and in the case of their families’ foundations, they each work closely — but differently — with a community foundation. Remmer and Johnson present their own experiences and address more generally how this can be an effective partnership – from the perspectives of the family, the family foundation and the community foundation.

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Ellen Remmer

Ellen Remmer is President of the Remmer Family Foundation, a small family foundation focused on girls…

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Stephen Johnson

Stephen P. Johnson is the executive director of the Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation. He…

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