United Philanthropy Forum Spotlights Rural Philanthropy

American flag waving over the downtown area of a small, rural town

The United Philanthropy Forum has highlighted several blog posts in its newsletter within a feature called “Spotlight on Rural Philanthropy”. We at the Office of Rural Philanthropic Analysis have previously featured several of these blogs, the majority of which were written by our very own Allen Smart and Betsey Russell. The feature praised the different perspectives on rural philanthropy offered by the blogs, as well as several characteristics that differentiate rural philanthropy from others. The included blogs were as follows:






  • As the South Grows – Blog series from Grantmakers for Southern Progress and the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP)