Rob Buchanan is president of CAF America. Formerly, he was president of the El-Hibri Charitable Foundation in Washington, D.C. and managing director of International Programs at the Council on Foundations in Arlington, VA. The Council on Foundations is a membership organization that serves the public good by promoting and enhancing responsible and effective philanthropy in the United States and around the world.


Family Giving Beyond Borders for Long-Term Results

Posted on October 14, 2010 by Karen Keating Ansara, Rob Buchanan

How can a family foundation or donor advised fund maintain the long-term focus - and patience - needed to achieve real results in international philanthropy? How can families just getting started in international philanthropy make the most difference, even with small grants, and what are the rules and regulations guiding this work?… Read More