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March, 2020

Local funders identified needs, the strategies their organizations were deploying, shared resources, and discussed how they

March, 2020

This call focused on the need to shore up our social safety net.

March, 2020

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a children’s mental health crisis in California.

March, 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 outbreak is far reaching, including major implications for non-profits and the communities that they serve.

February, 2020

The presidential year begins amid an historic political impasse at home and continued democratic decline across the globe. Autocrats now run three of the world’s four largest democracies, with syst

December, 2019

This December webinar was presented by the California Criminal Justice Funders Group. 

October, 2019

The wildfires and the Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) in Northern California have caused major disruptions for Bay Area residents. To date, over 180,000 people are displaced from their homes and nearly 1 million are without power. These events burden people with the least access to resources and barrier to mobility including 1) people with disabilities, 2) immigrants and farm workers, 3) low-income residents, and 4) older adults and seniors.

April, 2019

On March 8, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, which is perhaps the most comprehensive political reform proposal in a generation by our elected representatives. The “For the People Act” seeks to restore faith in our republican democracy as a genuinely representative system open to broad participation and protected from corruption and the outsized influence of special interest money. The provisions of the bill would make it easier for people to vote and strengthen campaign finance & ethics laws. 

February, 2019

Values-aligned grantmaking is becoming every day parlance in our field, with good reason: foundation professionals are increasingly conscious of the role they play in social change.