About CPIU Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University CPIU _bff6520a-e293-404c-a9e9-4949b30f8d2d The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University will be recognized as the world’s leader in studying, teaching, and training about philanthropy. _9f3fd4a7-c3a0-44c2-9b50-0933b91daf1d The Center on Philanthropy increases the understanding of philanthropy and improves its practice worldwide. Philanthropy encompasses formal and informal voluntary association, voluntary giving, and voluntary action and thus is a powerful force in shaping all societies. The Center on Philanthropy is committed to knowledge creation, dissemination and education for engaged community volunteers, donors, nonprofit leaders, fundraising executives, policy makers, students and scholars. The Center’s programs support the development of professionally trained practitioners and scholars, resulting in more efficiently and effectively operated nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations, more engaged volunteers and donors, and increased and effective philanthropy in the United States and globally. _92c1e831-d54e-4283-bf2b-a0e8affd4f3d Commitment Commitment beyond self, beyond the law, and to the public good Lawfulness Obedience to the laws Integrity, Openness and Honesty Integrity, openness and honesty in everything we do Respect Respect for the intrinsic worth of individuals and their ideas, including staff, faculty, scholars, students, practitioners, volunteers, and donors in the U.S. and abroad Diversity Commitment to racial, cultural, demographic, gender, sexual orientation, religious, ethnic, international, and intellectual diversity in our policies, personnel, and programs Leadership Leadership in institutional development, field building, and impact on society Excellence Excellence in scholarship, research, teaching, training, and collaboration Accountability and Service Accountability and service to each other, our sector, and our community Prudence Prudent application of knowledge and resources Knowledge Development Developing new knowledge through research to increase the understanding of the philanthropic process of associating, giving, volunteering, and fundraising. _acb1fab2-5270-4adb-9b15-e56365e61bbe 1 Volunteers Fundraisers _62a533d6-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 f8999917-5804-48c0-a518-057fc4804a08 Knowledge Dissemination Disseminating knowledge through public affairs and education programs, media relations, seminars, and other programs on issues related to philanthropy and philanthropic traditions. _e426ae0f-b6d6-4b01-844b-a87ff37f6c90 2 _62a53f98-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 d3e1f2a6-af1a-40df-9477-d82cdcb70e51 Educational Programs Providing educational programs in philanthropic studies, to teach theory and further best practices related to the philanthropic process and nonprofit structures for graduate and undergraduate students, ranging from undergraduate programs to those in the Master of Public Affairs and the Master of Arts and Ph.D. in Philanthropic Studies degree programs. _ecc1f8ce-217b-4051-aa42-6bd7b2ad4602 3 Graduate Students Undergraduate Students _62a540c4-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 fbe84e0a-12a6-4c45-b2e2-2c0a528a8e30 Public Service and Continuing Education Offering public service and continuing education training based on the Center’s knowledge creation to citizen volunteers, fundraisers, and executives in the nonprofit sector through The Fund Raising School (TFRS), the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving (LI), and a range of professional development programs, seminars, and conferences offered in person, through media, and around the world. _3a471cd5-f1f4-4b83-82f5-ffe7b04c36b8 4 The Fund Raising School (TFRS) Lake Institute on Faith & Giving (LI) Citizens Volunteers Fundraisers in the Nonprofit Sector Executives in the Nonprofit Sector _62a54182-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 0c5ad69e-4d4f-4f04-a878-76987eefb178 Philanthropic Services Providing philanthropic services to donors, donor advisors, wealth managers, and funders through the Philanthropy Incubator (PI), the Women’s Philanthropy Institute (WPI), and the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving. _2ed56973-36bd-4d4d-9af9-f34147c8131b 5 Philanthropy Incubator (PI) Women’s Philanthropy Institute (WPI) Lake Institute on Faith & Giving Donors Donor Advisors Wealth Managers Funders _62a5420e-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 bf41ee1f-c7b9-4f35-aabe-65cde95888c5 Global Perspective Ensuring that a global perspective and an awareness of both the transnational and comparative dimensions of philanthropy are incorporated into all aspects of understanding philanthropy and improving its practice by developing strategic international partnerships, which will sustain the Center’s position as a world leader in the field. _48f1dfc5-af72-4b6e-9524-9e5863fd0278 6 _62a542a4-193c-11e2-a3c8-3f001571ac73 6a00baec-399d-4b18-ac5e-2b4e12b14c1c 2008-09-01 2013-08-31 2012-10-18 http://xml.gov/stratml/drybridge/CPIUStratPlan.xml Owen Ambur Owen.Ambur@verizon.net Submit error.