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Shared History: Elevating Structural Change Grantmaking in the South

Over two years ago, a pattern of philanthropic underinvestment in the American South prompted the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy to partner with Grantmakers for Southern Progress on a deep dive. The result, a series of five… Read More

Andrew Cuomo Could Order Criminal Charges Against the Trump Family: But Will He?

The investigations by Rep. Wright Patman, a populist Texas Democrat, resulted in major reforms of foundation law. It also spurred foundations eager to protect their reputations to fund the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, which exists to… Read More

New report: Philanthropy must invest in the South to have a true national impact

For Immediate Release New report: Philanthropy must invest in the South to have a true national impact NCRP offers eight actions funders can take to jump-start their philanthropy in the South Washington, D.C. (6/13/2018) – Grantmakers… Read More

Opinion: It’s Time To Share Power And The NY AG Should Push Us Along

Foundation boards are some of the least diverse spaces in our nation. Overwhelmingly white and older, most trustees don’t reflect demographically the communities they serve. In the last few years, however, there has been a lot… Read More

New Foundation Jobs Focus on Diversity; Women’s Philanthropy Leader Departing

Timi Gerson, strategic advocacy and communications consultant at Gerson Strategies, is the new vice president and chief content officer at the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy. She will oversee the committee’s philanthropy research, assessment efforts, and public-policy… Read More

How a foundation’s focus on cities made it a leader in a changing environmental movement

“They were on the leading edge of really centering the effects of climate change on marginalized communities in cities, and being out front and center in addressing that,” says Lisa Ranghelli of philanthropy watchdog NCRP, which… Read More


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