Community Foundations Band Together to Fight Structural Racism

The creation of the NEON group follows a report released by the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy showing that regional grant makers devote a tiny portion of their grants to organizations with an explicit mission to serve Black people. Many community foundation leaders called the report misleading and argued that many of their grants that provide services and support programs that benefit Black people weren’t picked up in the data the committee used.

Read the entire article in The Chronicle of Philanthropy.