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NCRP Honors the California Wellness Foundation with Its “Get Up, Stand Up” Award for Rapid Response Grantmaking

CalWellness celebrated for quickly helping movement groups, communities and other grantees respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and other inequities. WASHINGTON DC – At a time of great urgency, a foundation’s biggest help can be its ability to quickly distribute funds to… Read More

NCRP Honors Third Wave Fund with its “Smashing Silos” Award for Intersectional Grantmaking

Youth-led gender justice funder honored for grantmaking and donor mobilizing efforts that prioritizes trans and gender expansive folks & sex workers. [caption id="attachment_20198" align="alignright" width="426"] Third Wave Fund co-Directors Ana Conner (r.) & Kiyomi Fujikawa (l.)[/caption] WASHINGTON, DC –In… Read More

NCRP Honors Four Freedoms Fund with Its “Mover and Shaker” Impact Award for Bold Peer Organizing

National funding collaborative provides a model for centering long-term, responsive grantmaking and capacity building initiatives on the needs and leadership of immigrant communities.   WASHINGTON, DC – As leaders work to craft a pathway to citizenship for more than… Read More

NCRP Honors Nellie Mae Education Foundation with Its “Changing Course” Award for Incorporating Feedback

Massachusetts-based foundation celebrated for authentically folding in stakeholder feedback and realigning their grantmaking strategies in support racial equity in education. WASHINGTON DC – Even before organized protests in 2020 reshaped the national debate around racial justice,… Read More

NCRP Announces New Board Members, Expanding Its Already Diverse Board to 19

Lorella Praeli of Community Change, Dr. Dwayne Proctor of the Missouri Foundation for Health and Maria Torres-Springer of the Ford Foundation elected to serve on NCRP’s board  WASHINGTON, DC – The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy… Read More

NCRP Identifies Philanthropy’s Best in Announcing the Winners of Its 2021 Impact Awards

Published by: Elbert Garcia

Selection Committee of 10 philanthropic and nonprofit leaders spotlights the exemplary social change funding efforts and practices of the California Wellness Foundation, Four Freedoms Fund, Nellie Mae Education Foundation and Third Wave Fund. Washington, DC –This… Read More


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