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Timothy P. Silard, President, Rosenberg Foundation

Timothy P. Silard, President, Rosenberg Foundation

August 30, 2018

PND spoke with Silard about the Leading Edge Fund, which was launched in 2016 to seed, incubate, and accelerate bold ideas from the next generation of progressive movement leaders, and how Rosenberg and its partners plan to support those who are shaping the future of criminal and racial justice reform in California and across the United States....

Rashad Robinson, President, Color Of Change

Rashad Robinson, President, Color Of Change

June 20, 2018

PND spoke with Robinson via email about the impetus behind the organization’s founding, hate speech on college campuses, and the state of race relations in America....

Laura Kalick, Tax Consulting Director, BDO

Laura Kalick, Tax Consulting Director, BDO

January 22, 2018

Kalick, a tax consulting director for the nonprofit and nonprofit healthcare industry at BDO in Washington, D.C., discusses the provisions in the new tax law most likely to affect nonprofits in 2018 and beyond....

Lateefah Simon, President, Akonadi Foundation

Lateefah Simon, President, Akonadi Foundation

January 2, 2018

PND spoke with Simon, who has spent more than half her life as a civil rights advocate and racial justice leader, about the work required to build a movement focused on racial equity — and philanthropy's role in that effort....

Rye Young, Executive Director, Third Wave Fund

Rye Young, Executive Director, Third Wave Fund

October 20, 2017

PND spoke with young about the importance of representation — the notion that organizations representing vulnerable communities should be led by members of those communities — and what nonprofits and foundations can do to boost representation within their organizations and in the sector more generally....