JACO sent a delegation to New York and Boston

JACO sent a delegation to New York and Boston from September 30th to October 4th to study on the roles and the latest recent trend of American grant making foundations, how their behaviors changed from traditional grant and so on.
The purpose of our delegation is to research and understand the rapid change of environment surrounding grant making foundations such as a significant drop of income due to continuous economic stagnation, emerging of social enterprises.
The delegations visited Philanthropy New York, The Henry Luce Foundation, American Express Foundation, Ford Foundation, New York Community Trust, Rockefeller Brothers Fund in New York, The Center for Effective Philanthropy, Fish Family Foundation, Health Resources in Action, The Philanthropic Initiative, The Boston Foundation, FSG Inc. in Boston and attended the IS annual conference on September 30th.