Social Justice

Nov
12

NCFP Webinar - Families Funding Change: How Social Justice Giving Honors our Roots and Strengthens Communities

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Thursday, November 12, 2015 -
12:00pm to 2:30pm

This webinar, presented in partnership with the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, will explore strategies family foundations and donor advised funds can take to engage more deeply in grantmaking that builds toward long-term social change.

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Responsive Philanthropy Special Issue on Implicit Bias in Philanthropy

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Publication date: 
05/2015

A special issue of Responsive Philanthropy devoted to what philanthropy can do to combat implicit bias, or the way in which our unconscious minds shape and contribute to our thoughts and actions. A diverse roster of authors explores how this phenomenon both affects the many challenges we as a society face and its implications for how philanthropy addresses these issues.

Real Results: Why Strategic Philanthropy is Social Justice Philanthropy

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Publication date: 
01/2013

NCRP reports that the current practice of strategic philanthropy typically favors short-term metrics, is largely disconnected from grantees and the communities these nonprofits serve, and usually lacks authentic feedback to inform the strategies. Unless grantmakers explicitly address the needs of underserved communities and invest in policy and community engagement – strategies long practiced by social justice philanthropists – they are unlikely to achieve their goals.

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