Join this webinar on Thursday, January 22, 2015 to learn more about Annie E. Casey Foundation's new report, Race for Results: Building a Path to Opportunity for All Children.
The D5 Coalition’s annual State of the Work report is now available. Not only does the report provide an update of new tools and resources, as well as recently completed research, it also includes three thought-provoking perspectives from scholars and practitioners intended to spark larger conversations about advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion and drive the field to take action.
Philanthropic Paths: An Exploratory Study of the Career Pathways of People of Color in Philanthropy, a new report that D5 commissioned from Forward Change, provides an examination of the career pathways of people of color in philanthropy.
Angela Glover Blackwell delivered the keynote address for the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmaker's Annual Meeting earlier this month with a message on the importance of equity.
Philanthropy Northwest has just released two big new publications: "Vision and Voice: The Role of Leadership and Dialogue in Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion" and "Philanthropy and the Renewal of Democracy: Is It Time to Step Up Our Game?"
The D5 Coalition has recently launched the Take 5 Campaign, an initiative to empower champions of diversity, equity, and inclusion and inspire foundations to take action.
This guide from Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors suggests that funders can make their grantmaking more responsive and efficient by combining the concepts of diversity and inclusion with basic due diligence.
Attention to the role of gender is most useful with programs that seek to change unhealthy behaviors, such as reproductive health and teen pregnancy, gender-based violence, substance abuse and educational under-achievement. This guide suggests that funders can work to improve program outcomes by helping the funding community and grantees recognize how men and women are affected by disparities in social expectations, such as codes of manhood and womanhood.
This special collection from the Foundation Center includes research from nonprofits, foundations, and university based research centers, who have not only described and documented the issue but who also provide much-needed recommendations for addressing this chronic and tragic problem.