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Unpacking Philanthropy Ep. 2: What We Can Learn from the Otto Bremer Trust Debacle (Transcript)

Written by: Aaron Dorfman

Date: February 23, 2022

The following is a transcript of Episode 2 of NCRP’s new video series, Unpacking Philanthropy.   Check out the video here on LinkedIn.  Hello and welcome to Unpacking Philanthropy. I'm Aaron Dorfman. If you've ever lived… Read More

Pink House Foundation Details How to Systematically Shift Power

Written by: Eleni Refu

Date: February 03, 2022

The staff at the Pink House Foundation (PHF) have really done their colleagues an invaluable service by detailing their racial justice efforts on the editorial pages of Inside Philanthropy.   In Answering the Call: One Foundation’s… Read More

Unpacking Philanthropy Episode 1: Can Philanthropy Help Save Democracy? (Transcript)

Written by: Aaron Dorfman

Date: February 02, 2022

The following is a transcript of Episode 1 of NCRP’s new video series, Unpacking Philanthropy.   Check out the video here on LinkedIn.    Hello, and welcome to the inaugural episode of Unpacking Philanthropy. I’m Aaron… Read More

Community Housing & Health Depends on Creatively Breaking Silos and Building Local Power

Written by: Rita Lara, Jules Rochielle Sievert

Date: January 14, 2022

"When health is measured not just by a lack of diseases and illness, but by access to opportunities, we see that some populations have greater access to opportunities than others. When we move toward a society committed… Read More

Let’s Change the Dysfunctional Way Money Flows to Social Change

Written by: Nell Edgington

Date: January 13, 2022

Let’s start with the brutal truth. The way we fund social change is horribly broken. Knowingly or not, we have built a dysfunctional structure of restrictive norms, demoralizing messages, limiting beliefs, and unfair regulations that impede… Read More

PA: What Happens When Philanthropy Fails to Fully Support Abortion Access

Written by: Brandi Collins-Calhoun

Date: October 27, 2021

It's really hard not to compare foundation funding to state/public funding when we're discussing abortion access. How can philanthropy expect abortion activist to combat both anti's and the state when they're operating with barely half the… Read More

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