Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation brings together grantmakers committed to enhancing democratic participation in all aspects of civic life. Learn more
STRENGTHENING THE YOUTH SECTOR:
Lessons for Funders, Leaders + Boards
Get practical recommendations for how funders can better support the development and retention of excellent leaders in this sector of the work. Get key takeaways and access the webinar recording here.
2020 CENSUS UPDATE
What's in Store for 2017?
By Terri Ann Lowenthal, FCI 2020 Senior Advisor
From political appointments, to race and ethnicity data, to federal funding for the census, here are the major issues to watch in 2017. Read more.
INCREASING VOTER TURNOUT FOR 2018 AND BEYOND
- A New York Times opinion piece featuring FCCP
Even in presidential elections, when turnout is highest, the electorate does not reflect America. This has proved catastrophic for both major parties in our political system, often favoring extreme candidates and ensuring that most incumbents have no real contest. Raising turnout presents two distinct challenges. Read more.