Upcoming Events

Sep 29th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Amidst a pandemic and a renewed spotlight on systemic racism and inequality, join Susan Taylor Batten, President & CEO of ABFE in a vital conversation on how philanthropy can play a role to support and advance the Black Foundation Executives Request for Action on Anti-Black Racism. Thus far...

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Oct 1st
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

As we enter the 6th month of a global pandemic, face uncertain plans for the return to school across the country, witness national unrest over years of racist policies and actions, and approach a pivotal yet already threatened election, we all ask ourselves, "What can we do?" We...

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Oct 7th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Trust-Based Philanthropy is being embraced by a growing number of foundations as a way to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofit partners and alleviate power imbalances between funders and grantees. Driven by core values of power-sharing and working for systemic equity, a trust-based approach...

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Oct 13th
Audience:
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

The CFO Roundtable has expressed a commitment to increased learning and action around racial equity and inclusion. Specifically, the Roundtable has asked how can CFOs influence practices and policies within their organizations? This meeting will be a space to learn from one another, starting with...

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In Philanthropy

September 21st, 2020
Source: Grantmakers in Health
Earlier this year, Grantmakers In Health (GIH) fielded a survey on funder approaches to addressing trauma and resilience. At the time, health funders identified trauma-informed care as an emerging issue of significant interest for continued learning and networking. More »
September 18th, 2020
Source: Philanthropy News Digest
African Americans, Latinx, and Native Americans are disproportionately more likely to be experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a report from National Public Radio, the Robert Wood More »
September 11th, 2020
Source: The Boston Globe
Richard A. Smith, philanthropist who built the nation’s largest movie theater chain, dies at 95. More »
September 1st, 2020
Source: The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Foundations are putting unprecedented billions into racial equity, but some grant makers worry that too little is going to grassroots movements. More »

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