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With undocumented families excluded from coronavirus aid, immigrant organizations step in to help keep food on the table

In the United States, immigrant communities have been left out of philanthropic giving. Nationally, only 1% of major-foundation grants go to organizations that support immigrants and refugees, even though they make up nearly 14% of the population, according… Read More

Making Amends: How Funders Can Address Slavery’s Legacy

In 2011, less than 2 percent of funding from the nation’s largest foundations specifically targeted the black community. Because slavery played a central role “in the economic development of the country, it really ought to be… Read More

‘Charity Stimulus’ Would Bring $200 Billion to Pandemic-Hit Americans

Many charities are meeting their giving-targets. The public can access their spending track-record through organizations such as GuideStar, where charities list their tax filings, what portion of funds are spent on charity giving or director salaries, while… Read More

COVID-19 Pandemic, Protests Against Law Enforcement are an Opportunity for Bold Philanthropy

For Immediate Release   COVID-19 Pandemic, Protests Against Law Enforcement are an Opportunity for Bold Philanthropy New issue of NCRP's "Responsive Philanthropy" looks at foundations who are making bold shifts in practices to direct funding to… Read More

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

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