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September 11th Fund Announces New Round of Grants

September 11th Fund Announces New Round of Grants

Posted June 26, 2002

Included in the grants is $5.5 million to Safe Horizon to continue the cash assistance programs established in September and December for individuals affected by the attacks....

Soros Announces New Focus for Foundation Network

Soros Announces New Focus for Foundation Network

Posted June 25, 2002

Under the plan, the network will evolve over the next three to four years from a wholly dependent body of nongovernmental organizations and programs into a partly dependent "network of networks" focused on the problems of globalization....

Report Examines Diversity in Philanthropy Field

Posted June 21, 2002

The new report from the Joint Affinity Groups identifies a lack of diversity on the staffs and boards of philanthropic organizations which may impede the field's ability to respond effectively to the needs of diverse communities....

Senate Finance Committee Passes Charity Legislation

Senate Finance Committee Passes Charity Legislation

Posted June 20, 2002

The proposed legislation represents what is left of the Bush administration's faith-based initiative, which aimed to expand government funding for and services to faith-based groups....