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NCRP announces Selection Committee for 2021 Impact Awards

For Immediate Release NCRP announces Selection Committee for 2021 Impact Awards Committee will select 4 outstanding funders to be recognized at seventh edition of the awards Washington, D.C. -- The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) announced… Read More

Do the Math: Foundations Can Afford to Advance the Nation’s Covid Reset

Just as the Covid crisis exploded last year, we called on philanthropy to increase giving and do it quickly to mitigate the worst of the social and economic harm unfolding before our eyes. We knew there was a… Read More

The Bezos Earth Fund Needs to Stop Shortchanging Environmental-Justice Nonprofits

This is hardly the type of winning investment strategy we’ve come to expect from Bezos. Helping those most affected by pollution and climate change isn’t only the right thing to do — it’s the surest way… Read More

Really Giving: Four Ways to Democratize Philanthropy

Organizations in the South, for instance, receive only a small percentage of arts funding. According to the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy and Grantmakers for Southern Progress, between 2011 and 2015, foundations nationwide invested 56 cents… Read More

Why is it so hard for Black-led nonprofits to get funding?

The fund’s intrepid creators are trying to address inequality that’s existed for generations: Only 1% of philanthropic giving went to community foundations that serve Black communities in recent years, according to the National Committee of Responsive Philanthropy.… Read More

NCRP: It’s time for philanthropy to think differently about reproductive access

For Immediate Release NCRP: It's time for philanthropy to think differently about reproductive access New issue of NCRP’s Responsive Philanthropy explores the importance of abortion storytelling, comprehensive sex education and maternal mortality Washington, D.C. -- Who… Read More


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