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Adapting grant processes to advance equity: California Wellness Foundation

Written by: Lisa Ranghelli

Date: July 12, 2018

Editor's note: The following is a Power Moves toolkit case example. “Over the last three months, we’ve made more than $6 million in grants to organizations working to both advance and defend wellness in California. For us, this… Read More

A chance to do it differently: Four ways to change grantmaking in the South

Written by: Rev. Jasmine Beach-Ferrara

Date: July 11, 2018

Any Southern organizer knows the feeling of being assessed by funding criteria developed in the sterile conditions of a foundation boardroom. It’s not unlike the feeling of being in the cramped quarters of a doctor’s office,… Read More

The time is now: Building power to achieve health equity

Written by: Gwyn Barley, PhD

Date: July 10, 2018

Editor’s note: This blog post is the fifth in a series of guest features on NCRP’s exciting new resource, Power Moves: Your essential philanthropy assessment guide for equity and justice. Listen, read, take in the news,… Read More

Leading by example: Addressing racial equity through incremental change

Written by: Nathan Boon

Date: June 28, 2018

Editor’s note: This blog post is the fourth in a series of guest features on NCRP’s exciting new resource, Power Moves: Your essential philanthropy assessment guide for equity and justice. The toolkit builds on NCRP’s research… Read More

The Center for Popular Democracy’s wins demonstrate the importance of general operating support

Written by: Troy Price

Date: June 27, 2018

Editor’s note: This post is part of an ongoing series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. Grantmaking in this new era calls for funders who trust their grantees with general operating support and who acknowledge and… Read More

If our love has gone cold, it’s time to light the fire

Written by: Aracely Melendez

Date: June 26, 2018

Editor's note: To read in this post in Spanish, please click here. Para leer este artículo en español, haz clic aquí. We’ve gotten overwhelmed. Constant catastrophic news, from climate change to national politics, has given us thick… Read More

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