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Why racial equity? Why now?

24 March 2017
Keecha Harris

This article was originally posted on the Center for Effective Philanthropy, on 1 December 2016. The original article can be found here. In my work with foundations on environmental issues and organizational change, a question I’ve heard with increased volume over the years is: “Why should we focus on racial equity now?” My response? We cannot afford not to focus on racial equity — politically, socially, economically, or environmentally. If we want our sector to be …

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Alliance Breakfast Club – #ShiftThePower

14 February 2017
Halie Dalton

The 9 February Alliance magazine Breakfast Club, hosted by St Luke’s Community Centre in London, and sponsored by the Charities Aid Foundation, stayed true to its motto embodied in the hashtag #ShiftThePower. The event focused on the rise of community philanthropy which was also the theme of the December 2016 issue of the magazine, guest edited by one of the panelists, Barry Knight. The panel included Barry Knight, adviser to the Global Fund for Community Foundations; Sandra King, chief …

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Alliance Breakfast Club – How much influence does philanthropy have?

23 September 2016
Sam Desborough

The September 2016 Alliance breakfast club, kindly hosted by Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) focused on the influence of philanthropy, and …

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Alliance Breakfast Club – Refugees and migration: philanthropy responds

25 April 2016
Holly Steell

The latest Alliance breakfast club, held in association with the Barrow Cadbury Trust and sponsored by Smart Simple, addressed how …

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Alliance Breakfast Club – The role of philanthropy in creating sustainable cities

26 February 2016
Holly Steell

The latest Alliance Breakfast Club, held in association with the Big Lottery Fund addressed ‘the role of philanthropy in creating …