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Community-led grantmaking: Collective wisdom for social change

Written by: Caitlin Duffy

Date: September 12, 2017

How can funders make their grantmaking more transparent and inclusive while tackling the unequal power dynamic in philanthropy? With more and more conversations around equity taking place in the sector, community-led grantmaking has proven to be… Read More

The Oregon Community Foundation: Leveraging assets for economic, environmental and equity aims

Written by: Caitlin Duffy

Date: August 03, 2016

Adapted from The Oregon Community Foundation - Can it Build a Statewide Legacy of Equity and Inclusion? Earlier this year, The Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) approved a $300,000, seven-year loan to support Albina Opportunities Corporation (AOC).… Read More

How is one of the country’s largest community foundations responding to the needs of its residents?

Written by: Lisa Ranghelli

Date: June 22, 2016

Updated: 6/22/2016, 11:45 EDT Our newest Philamplify report looks at Oregon, a state founded on racial exclusion that today has increasingly vibrant, diverse communities across its urban and rural landscapes. Nearly 25 percent of Oregon’s residents… Read More

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