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Grantmaking With a Racial Equity Lens: A Practical Guide
January 26, 2020
A report from the Philanthropic Initiative on Racial Equity offers practical guidance for funders working to address social and environmental issues through a racial justice lens. A follow-up report to Grantmaking With a Racial Equity Lens, which was published in 2007 in partnership with GrantCraft, Grantmaking With a Racial Justice Lens: A...
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Bill Cummings, Co-Founder and President, Cummings Foundation

Bill Cummings, Co-Founder and President, Cummings Foundation

October 25, 2019

PND spoke with Cummings about his journey from entrepreneur to philanthropist, the evolution of the foundation's $100k for 100 program,  and the impact of the Giving Pledge on his thinking about and approach to philanthropy....

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Mark Zuckerman, President, The Century Foundation
June 5, 2019

PND spoke with Zuckerman about changes in the way TCF approaches its work, the organization's efforts to advance a progressive policy agenda, and the meaning of the 2018 midterm elections....

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Leeway Foundation

January 21, 2020

Established in 1993 with a gift from Linda Lee Alter "to promote the welfare of women and to benefit the arts" in the Philadelphia area, the Leeway Foundation today is committed to funding women, trans, and gender-nonconforming artists and cultural producers working at the intersection of art, culture, and social change....

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Climate Safe Neighborhoods
January 15, 2020

Through its Trusts initiative, Groundwork USA explores the relationship between historical race-based housing segregation and the current and predicted impacts of climate change....

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