Racial Equity

People, Place and Power: Advancing Racial and Economic Equity
August 9, 2018
Two years after announcing a new racial equity and economic inclusion agenda, the San Francisco Foundation has undergone an organizational culture shift and implemented an integrated strategy to achieve its goals, two reports from SFF emphasize. People, Place and Power: Advancing Racial and Economic Equity (26 pages, PDF) and an accompanying...
2018 Soros Equality Fellows Announced

2018 Soros Equality Fellows Announced

Posted July 31, 2018

A second cohort of twelve fellows will receive stipends of $100,000 over eighteen months in support of their efforts to advance racial justice....

Prosperity Now Expands Nonprofits of Color Program

Prosperity Now Expands Nonprofits of Color Program

Posted July 30, 2018

With a $3 million commitment from JPMorgan Chase & Co., Prosperity Now will expand an initiative focused on strengthening the asset-building capacity and long-term resilience of nonprofit organizations led by people of color....

2018 Soros Justice Fellows Announced

2018 Soros Justice Fellows Announced

Posted July 21, 2018

Sixteen fellows in ten states will receive a total of $1.4 million in support of their efforts to advance reform and spur debate on a range of issues facing the U.S. criminal justice system....

Youth Advocate Programs Announces $20 Million Ballmer Group Gift

Youth Advocate Programs Announces $20 Million Ballmer Group Gift

Posted July 20, 2018

With the grant, the organization will continue to implement a new strategy designed to strengthen its efforts to reduce institutional placement, improve economic mobility, eliminate racial disparities, and advance social justice for more youth and families....

Disrupting Arts Philanthropy: Five Lessons Learned

Disrupting Arts Philanthropy: Five Lessons Learned

Kiesha Davis   |   July 14, 2018

Kiesha Davis, director of grantmaking and capacity building at Memphis Music Initiative, shares five lessons learned from the organization's efforts to disrupt arts philanthropy....

Racial Equity Here
July 5, 2018

Racial Equity Here is a national movement dedicated to dismantling structural racism, eliminating racial inequities, and driving better outcomes for all communities....