Submissions for the Nov. 2012 ARNOVA conference are due March 30, 2012

“…the deadline for submitting proposals for presentations for our November 2012 Conference is just 10 days away — that is, March 30, 2012. We invite proposals on the wide range of themes or topics that are included in our diverse field of studies, and encourage presentations that come from a variety of disciplinary (or interdisciplinary) perspective. We also encourage proposals addressing this year’s conference theme, “Re-examining Philanthropy: Exploring Root Concepts for our Fields.” We also strongly encourage you not to wait until the last minute to submit. We have a new submission system, which we think is easier to use; … Continue reading Submissions for the Nov. 2012 ARNOVA conference are due March 30, 2012

CGA membership – here’s how to renew or join

Dear Colleagues, If your membership in the Community and Grassroots Association section of ARNOVA has expired, or if you would like to join us, please read the below announcement. If you have tried to sign-up or renew your membership on-line but have had difficulties, please follow the instructions below. If you have already renewed, thank you! The form to renew your membership is available here: ARNOVA section membership form Simply fill out the form and fax it back to Rosalind Connors at ARNOVA OR you can contact Rosalind by phone (317-684-2120) or e-mail (rconners@arnova.org) if you need assistance. You may … Continue reading CGA membership – here’s how to renew or join

CGAP membership

Dear CGAP members: ARNOVA is now accepting proposals for its 41st Annual Conference “Re-Examining Philanthropy: Exploring the Root Concepts in Our Field(s)”.   The proposal submission system will close on March 30th at midnight.  The conference will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana from November 15th-17th, home of Indiana University’s Center on Philanthropy.  The Center will be celebrating it’s 50th anniversary this year, providing an ideal setting to revisit larger questions about philanthropy.  See ARNOVA’s website for more details (arnova.org).  Stay tuned for additional updates and postings!  We look forward to seeing you in Indianapolis!!   Continue reading CGAP membership

Upcoming CGAP events at ARNOVA in Toronto

(Posting on behalf of Lehn Benjamin) Dear CGAP members: Hope everyone is well. On behalf of the leadership of CGAP, I wanted to let you know about a couple of great events at ARNOVA and another exciting initiative. 1. Sponsored Colloquy at ARNOVA. CGAP will have one sponsored session at ARNOVA. This will be a great session. We hope you will be able to attend. * Thursday November 17th at 3:15 p.m. “Community and Grassroots Organizing in International and Transnational Contexts” with Howard Lune, James Mandiberg, Carmen Parra and Erica Kohl-Arenas. 2. Business Meeting and Reception. Our business meeting will … Continue reading Upcoming CGAP events at ARNOVA in Toronto

Preliminary information on ARNOVA conference in Toronto now available (plus an extra travel tip)

Information about the upcoming ARNOVA conference is now online, and registration is open. Information about the hotel, transportation, etc. are available as downloadable PDFs. UToronto sociologist Barry Wellman passed along the following travel tip: another airport option, just a short cab ride away from the conference hotel, is the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. If you live in other cities in Canada, or reside in the NY/NJ, Chicago, Boston, or Myrtle Beach areas, Porter flies your way. Their 30% off fares sale ends today, July 13th. Continue reading Preliminary information on ARNOVA conference in Toronto now available (plus an extra travel tip)