Critical Issues Forum II: What About Capacity Building for the Capacity Builders? (Foundations & Intermediaries)

DONATE Critical Issues Forum II: What About Capacity Building for the Capacity Builders? (Foundations & Intermediaries) This past June, three California foundations—the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation, and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation—unveiled a program of $5.75 million in capacity-building grants to nine intermediary organizations that would provide TA and … Read more

Putting the AB 624 Agreement into Practice and Policy

DONATE Putting the AB 624 Agreement into Practice and Policy A backroom deal in mid-2008 on assistance to minority-serving nonprofits in California followed by an end-of-the-year release of a plan of foundation assistance ostensibly to promote more grant support for racially diverse communities has closed a Pandora’s box that foundations had no desire to leave … Read more