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NCRP: Black Lives Deserve Justice

NCRP released the following organizational statement in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd and the events of the past few days: The events of the last week are a broken record of what has… Read More

New Tools Shows Funding Immigrants, Refugee Funding Lacking

Even though immigrants and refugees represent 14 percent of the population, local foundations gave barely 1 percent of total grantmaking to benefit those communities in 2017 and 2018 but a new tool from the National Committee for… Read More

Wealthy Donors Press Congress to Require Higher Giving in Crisis

Foundation giving fell about 11% in 2009 following the 2008 market plunge, according to research from the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy. Read the entire article in Bloomberg. Read More

“Heartbroken and Stunned.” Novo Foundation’s Program Upheaval Sows Anger and Uncertainty

"If it's true that they are backing away from that commitment, then that would have a huge negative impact on the sector and on communities across the country," said National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy President and… Read More

NoVo Fund, Led by a Buffett Son, Criticized for Staff and Program Cuts

“This is a very big deal and very bad news,” said Ryan Schlegel, director of research at the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy. NoVo, he noted, has been the largest grant maker supporting women’s rights groups… Read More

Just 1% of Grants Go To Immigrants, Refugee Causes

Even though immigrants and refugees represent 14 percent of the population, local foundations gave barely 1 percent of total grantmaking to benefit those communities in 2017 and 2018. A new tool from the National Committee for Responsive… Read More

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