Properly understood, IRS rules allow foundations —both private and public— to legally support almost every type of advocacy.
Are metrics “strategic objects,” which foster new organizational behavior through iterative use, as Dave Karpf writes in his 2016 book Analytic Activism?
A crucial measure of democracy is the extent to which elected leaders reflect the communities they serve.
On June 10,
we kicked off our Summer Equity + Power Sharing Series
with a conversation on philanthropy intentionally tackling the realities of racism and how we connect these threads to our present day grantmaking practices with Lori Villarosa
of Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity (PRE)
FCCP May 2019 First Monday Discussion
Monday, May 6th | 3 – 4 PM ET | 2 – 3 PM CT | 1 – 2 PM MT | 12 – 1 PM PT
Join Ethan Frey
of Ford Foundation
, Nick Chedli Carter
of 2020 Vision Ventures
, and Julie Fernandes
of Rockefeller Family Fund
for a discussion of relational organizing practice and power building strategy.
April 2019 First Monday Discussion
Monday, April 1st | 3 – 4 PM ET | 2 – 3 PM CT | 1 – 2 PM MT | 12 – 1 PM PT
During 2018’s midterm elections, the electorate is estimated to have experienced the highest youth turnout in 25 years.
March First Monday Discussion
Monday, March 4th | 3 – 4 PM ET | 2 – 1PM CT | 1 – 2 PM MT | 12 – 1 PM PT
Following the 2018 midterm elections, pro democracy organizing established gains that demonstrated how citizen driven initiatives can realign power and mitigate the influence of corporate and special interest money in areas spanning from local elections to movement building.