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For over 30 years, NCRP has served as an independent and reliable source of information and analyses for members of the media on issues regarding philanthropic accountability, transparency, best practices and responsiveness to the needs of marginalized communities.

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Press Releases

08/25/2016 D.C. Association of Grantmakers Offers Lessons in Tackling Race and Racial Justice
06/22/2016 Oregon Community Foundation Isn’t Supporting Enough Groups Led by People of Color, LGBTQ, says new Philamplify report
05/19/2016 Foundations: Don’t overlook transgender community, SDGs and state-level civic engagement
05/04/2016 U.S. Rep. Ellison and Top Grantmakers Share Messages of Inspiration for Supporting Social Justice Movements at the 2016 NCRP Impact Awards
04/13/2016 While New York Community Trust Mostly Delivers on Equity Goals, Its Donors Overlook NYC’s Grassroots Nonprofits
03/08/2016 Meet the 2016 NCRP Impact Awardees
02/09/2016 Philanthropy Can Help Bring Together those Shut Out by the Political Process
01/12/2016 Philanthropy Watchdog Group Seeks Foundations to Honor at 2016 NCRP Impact Awards
12/09/2015 New Philamplify Report: Knight Foundation Needs to Pursue Innovation with Equity in Mind
11/18/2015 Philanthropy Has Important Role to Play in Criminal Justice Reform
10/28/2015 New Philamplify Report: Kresge Foundation on Path Toward Becoming Next Great Social Justice Philanthropy

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NCRP in the News

10/15/2016 The Guardian Eye in the sky: the billionaires funding a surveillance project above Baltimore
10/05/2016 Opposing Views States May Follow In Cracking Down On Trump Foundation
10/05/2016 The Daily Beast Donald Trump’s Charity Scandal Is About to Go National
09/19/2016 The Daily Beast Team Trump Spooked by Charity Probe
08/31/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Baltimore Surveillance Effort Betrays a Community Fund’s Mission
08/31/2016 Nonprofit Quarterly 3 Things Foundations Can Do About Predatory Lending
08/30/2016 Detroit Free Press Donors promise $70M to aid Kalamazoo, but at what cost?
08/26/2016 The Baltimore Sun Billionaire donors Laura and John Arnold support far more in Maryland than police surveillance
08/17/2016 Page Six Leo’s charity under microscope amid ties to $3 billion scam
08/17/2016 The Hollywood Reporter Leonardo DiCaprio, the Malaysian Money Scandal and His "Unusual" Foundation
08/07/2016 Rural Services Network Shaking up or short-changing rural?
08/05/2016 Nonprofit Quarterly Intersecting Marginalities: The False Dichotomy of Rural Communities vs. Communities of Color
08/01/2016 The Skanner Report Looks at OCF's Diversity Work
07/28/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy It’s Time for a Strategy on Rural Philanthropy, Not Just Shaming
07/22/2016 The Chicago Tribune Dwyane Wade's nonprofit should up its game, foundation watchdogs say
07/21/2016 The Nation The Future of Philanthropy
07/19/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Police Shootings Since Ferguson Put Foundations to the Test
07/12/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy With Millions at Stake, Some Foundations Slash Consulting Budgets
07/11/2016 The McKnight Foundation Racial Equity in Arts Philanthropy: A Work in Progress
07/10/2016 The Denver Post Black activists hope killings prompt more action from whites
07/10/2016 Herald & Review Activists ask more white urgency to killings
07/07/2016 Tiny Spark Who Really Benefits When Billionaires Give Away their Wealth?
06/26/2016 KLCC Report Says Oregon's Largest Charity Needs To Increase Help To Marginalized Communities
06/23/2016 KBOO Report On the Oregon Community Foundation
06/23/2016 The Huffington Post A Call to Action for Philanthropists in the Wake of Orlando
06/22/2016 Portland Business Journal Diversity study cites Oregon Community Foundation's 'mixed' record
06/22/2016 Public News Service Report Assesses Oregon's Largest Charitable Foundation
06/18/2016 Los Angeles Times L.A. education foundation became a lucrative source of income for USC's Pat Haden and his relatives
06/10/2016 St. Louis Business Journal Commentary: Smarter Philanthropy Will Aid St. Louis
06/02/2016 For Small Nonprofits Aaron Dorfman – Advocating for Nonprofits – Episode 007
05/25/2016 The Boston Globe How to squander $52m of charitable money in 6 months
05/03/2016 Unzipped The Evelyn & Walter Haas Jr. Fund Receives National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy Honor
04/13/2016 Public News Service Assessing Community Giving, Grassroots Needs
03/14/2016 Public News Service Three California Grantmakers Win Prestigious Impact Award
03/14/2016 Public News Service Impact Award for Area Consumer Health Foundation
03/08/2016 Philanthropy News Digest Everglades Trust Ads Call Attention to Foundation/Industry Relations
03/04/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Effort to Shame Mott Foundation Is Well-Timed, Expert Says
02/29/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy 3rd Generation of Walton Family Makes Sharp Turn in Giving
01/31/2016 The Atlantic Who Should Pay for the Arts in America?
01/28/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Another Big Grant Maker Redirects Its Giving Toward Poverty
01/17/2016 Nonprofit Chronicles Should Foundations be Subject to "Sunshine" Laws?
01/12/2016 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Philanthropy Is on a Collision Course With Presidential Campaign Politics
01/07/2016 Glasspockets Through a Glass a Little Less Darkly: 2015 Philanthropic Transparency Highlights
01/06/2015 Nonprofit Quarterly A City in Remission: Can the “Grand Bargain” Revive Detroit?
01/03/2016 Miami Herald Philanthropists should spend more on criminal-justice reform
12/22/2015 Inside Philanthropy Philanthropy Awards, 2015
12/17/2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Ford’s $190 Million Renovation Carries Message About Philanthropy
12/15/2015 Inside Philanthropy Why This Nonprofit Trying to Close the Racial Tech Gap Is Pulling in the Grants
12/14/2015 Public News Service Report: Knight Foundation Needs Greater Focus on Equity
12/14/2015 Philanthropy News Digest Knight Foundation Should Better Articulate Equity Focus, Study Argues
12/11/2015 Public News Service Advice for Calif's. Facebook CEO on Effective Philanthropy
12/10/2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy New Online Site to Function as a ‘Yelp’ for Grant Makers
12/10/2015 Nonprofit Quarterly “Bright and Shiny” Syndrome: Philamplify Looks at the Knight Foundation
12/9/2015 Inside Philanthropy Darkness Grows: Time for a New Conversation About Philanthropy and Transparency
12/9/2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Knight Foundation Sows Success — and Confusion, Study Says
12/3/2015 The Huffington Post Unsolicited Advice for Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan on Their New Philanthropic Initiative
12/2/2015 OZY How New Thinking Is Shaking Up Old Money
11/23/2015 Forbes The First Woman Of Women: How Melinda Gates Became The World's Most Powerful Advocate For Women And Girls
11/18/2015 The NonProfit Times Sector Crusader Rick Cohen Dies Suddenly
11/12/2015 KCRW Press Play Geffen’s UCLA Gift, 'War Is Beautiful,' and How to Give Away Money
11/09/2015 Nonprofit Quarterly Markets, Equity & School Choice Taken On by Hazen Foundation
11/05/2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy New Head of Key Congressional Committee Seen as Friend to Nonprofits
10/28/2015 Public News Service A Role Model for Social Justice Giving in Michigan? 
10/28/2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy Kresge’s Focus on Solving Big Problems Shows Promising Signs, Watchdog Says

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Roundup Archive

    Sept. 2016 Learn about the exciting changes taking place at NCRP!
    Aug. 2016 Funding Baltimore police's mass surveillance, predatory payday lending and more!
    July 2016 New webinar, new address and more!
    June 2016 New Philamplify report, webinar video available and more!
    May 2016 Supporting transgender communities, SDGs and more!
    Apr. 2016 Should the NYCT provide deeper support for community organizing to increase its impact?
    Mar. 2016 Who is the special guest joining us at the 2016 NCRP Impact Awards?
    Feb. 2016 How can philanthropy foster democracy?
    Jan. 2016 How can philanthropy support a more just future?
    Dec. 2015 Should the Knight Foundation continue to embrace risk and innovation?
    Nov. 2015 Criminal justice reform, NCRP webinars & more!
    Oct. 2015 Our report on the Kresge Foundation, feedback on Philamplify debate & more!
    Sept. 2015 Philamplifying community foundations, new NCRP board members and more!
    Aug. 2015 Summer RP, NCRP's debate on education reform and more!
    July 2015 A New Approach to Capacity Building in Philanthropy, Untransparent Philanthropy and more!
    June 2015 Hess Foundation ‘Philamplified,’ movement metrics and more!
    May 2015 Walton Family Foundation 'Philamplified,' Implicit Bias in Philanthropy, 2015 Impact Awards & more!
    Apr. 2015 Learning from Ben & Jerry's Foundation's employee-led grantmaking and more!
    Mar. 2015 Organizing for Educational Justice: Parents, Students and Labor Join Forces to Reclaim Public Education & more!
    Feb. 2015 A Lesson in Feminine Norms: Why Philanthropy Matters to Educational Outcomes & more!
    Jan. 2015 Call for 2015 Impact Award Nominations, issue campaigning, transparency in philathropy and more!
    Dec. 2014 Lessons for Philanthropy from CPSD to raise minimum wage for the New Year and more!
    Nov. 2014 Building long-term alliances, movement metrics and more!
    Oct. 2014 Discovering mission investing, linking impact to diversity and more!

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