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Learn how ¡HICA! is building power in Alabama’s Latinx population

Written by: Troy Price

Date: April 24, 2018

Editor’s note: This post is part of an ongoing series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. National funders who care about civic engagement in the South need to increasingly focus on power-building in communities of color.… Read More

Centering power: The leading edge in health equity philanthropy

Written by: Lili Farhang

Date: April 17, 2018

“If you have come here to help me, you are wasting your time. But if you have come because your liberation is bound up with mine, then let us work together.” – Aboriginal activists group /… Read More

Conference attendees get sneak PEAK at new NCRP guide on using power to advance equity

Written by: Lisa Ranghelli

Date: April 10, 2018

Despite the tempting distractions of sunny Orlando, it was a full house at NCRP’s session at the PEAK Grantmaking annual conference in March. Co-led by me and Project Streamline’s Jessica Bearman, the workshop topic was “Beyond… Read More

Accountability and alignment in philanthropy: Reflections from the Just Transition Forum

Written by: Caitlin Duffy

Date: April 06, 2018

What does accountability in philanthropy look like today? This was a particularly salient question at the Just Transition Forum, a powerful cross-sector convening hosted by the Building Equity and Alignment (BEA) for Impact Initiative in Jackson,… Read More

Now is the time to act to ensure a fair and accurate census

Written by: NCRP

Date: April 02, 2018

Today we join FCCP’s Funders Census Initiative, United Philanthropy Forum and other philanthropy serving organizations around the country in asking our members and supporters to commit to a fair and accurate census. “Census Day,” April 1,… Read More

Asian Pacific Community in Action is working to make the AANHPI community visible in Arizona

Written by: Troy Price

Date: March 27, 2018

Editor’s note: This post is part of an ongoing series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. Seeing is believing­ – a nice proverb, but also an often unsaid maxim for philanthropic giving. After all, if a… Read More


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