Community Connections – Seattle

Community Connections is a new series of regionally held virtual events, connecting our communities, and bringing awareness to philanthropy with new opportunities. Since we can not gather in person, we felt this was a great way to introduce the work we have done together with our partners, donors, and community over the last 13 years.…

A Year for Real Transformation at Harvard’s Nieman Foundation

Gülsin Harman Throughout his professional career, Robert L. Long had been concerned with the issues facing journalism in a rapidly changing world. After he started to teach at Bahçeşehir University in İstanbul, Robert became more familiar with Turkish journalists and their struggles in their profession. The award in his name honors his dedication to Turkish…

The Greater Good Challenge

Turkish Philanthropy Funds is proud to announce our partnership with Columbia University School of Professional Studies & Beba Foundation for the Greater Good Challenge. The competition aims to provide a platform to showcase business ideas to improve the social, economic, political, technological, and environmental conditions of mankind, societies, and the planet in the time of…

TPF Presents: Voices of Partners

Watch Ashoka Foundation on Voices with PartnersWatch TEV on Voices of PartnersWatch TUSEV on Voices of PartnersWatch PAYDA on Voices of PartnersWatch Darussafaka Society on Voices of PartnersWatch CYDD & NeedsMap on Voices of PartnersWatch Kodluyoruz on Voices of PartnersWatch Support to Life on Voices of PartnersWatch Okul Destek Derneği on Voices of PartnersWatch Değişim…

Legacy of a Community

About five years ago a group of thirty to forty successful men from all ages started getting together to socialize every month in New York. It was a time for them to unwind, eat, drink, and discuss sports and current events. It was just a casual thing they did every month until a meaningful purpose…

Stand in Solidarity with Women

  We’d like to send a virtual thank-you to everyone who has joined the most recent #challengeaccepted movement by posting #blackandwhitephotos of themselves on social media. Yet, we realized that not many know the reason for the most recent uprising of this famous hashtag. Turkish women recently have started using the hashtag to raise awareness for violence against women…