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Six Reasons Why Foundations Should Invest in Worker Cooperatives

Written by: Caitlin Duffy

Date: May 12, 2015

If you’re a coffee lover, you’ve likely enjoyed beans cultivated by farmers from a fair trade worker cooperative. If you haven’t yet, sip a delicious brew of fair trade coffee in the spirit of this past… Read More

Who Is Helping Walton Family Foundation Replicate NOLA Ed Reform in Other Cities?

Written by: Lisa Ranghelli

Date: May 08, 2015

Last week, the Times-Picayune reported that former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) has assumed a new role since leaving office in December: paid strategic adviser to the Walton Family Foundation (WFF). Landrieu explained her role at… Read More

Transformative Leadership Development at the Grassroots

Written by: Christen Lee

Date: May 07, 2015

Editor’s Note: For previous posts about the value of NCRP’s new report Cultivating Nonprofit Leadership: A (Missed?) Philanthropic Opportunity, click here. In Cultivating Nonprofit Leadership: A (Missed?) Philanthropic Opportunity, NCRP discusses how social movements benefit when… Read More

New Philamplify Report Examines the Walton Family Foundation

Written by: Aaron Dorfman

Date: May 05, 2015

It’s been a year since NCRP launched Philamplify, and it’s been an incredible learning experience. To date, we’ve released five comprehensive reports evaluating the social justice impact of some of the country’s largest foundations – and… Read More

Sharing the Hard Decisions: How Co-Leaders Can Do More Together

Written by: Frances Kunreuther

Date: April 16, 2015

Editor’s Note: This piece is the fifth in a series featuring leadership development experts on the value they’ve found in NCRP’s new report, Cultivating Nonprofit Leadership: A (Missed?) Philanthropic Opportunity. For past posts, click here. NCRP’s… Read More

The Promise and Potential of Place-Based Leadership Programs

Written by: Cynthia A. Chavez

Date: April 02, 2015

Editor’s Note: This piece is the third in a series featuring leadership development experts on the value they’ve found in NCRP’s new report, Cultivating Nonprofit Leadership: A (Missed?) Philanthropic Opportunity. For past posts, click here. In the… Read More

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