Fierce Urgency: Funders Confront Underinvestment in Black Communities

At ABFE’s conference, Williams and Jeanné Isler of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy participated in a panel on NCRP’s As the South Grows reports, a series of deep dives into how national funders can engage a region where black communities—and others—face particularly daunting challengesAs we’ve seen, distance between funders and grantees is a major hurdle in the Southeast, both in terms of divergent leader backgrounds and how funders manage relationships with grassroots organizations. 

Read the entire article in Inside Philanthropy.