09/25/2015 - THE HEAD OF NARAL ON WHY IT’S NOT STRANGE THAT SHE’S PREGNANT Grantee News From NARAL Pro-Choice America: ELLE BY RACHAEL COMBE Ilyse Hogue has made it her mission to reveal the links between the right to choose and just about every other right Americans hold dear—and it’s a cause that has become as … Continue reading

09/22/2015 - From Anguish to Balance Grantee News From Rockwood Leadership Institute:     19 ways to turn your struggling nonprofit around. “How did you turn your organization around?” This is a question nonprofit leaders often ask us, as women of color who have succeeded in … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: A Climate Tipping Point? “Yet all is not lost. Human beings, while capable of the worst, are also capable of rising above themselves, choosing again what is good, and making a new start.” Laudato Si – Catholic Church Encyclical on Climate Change We are … Continue reading

Topic: Philanthropy Must Lead With Its Heart This article originally appeared in the Chronicle of Philanthropy on February 12, 2015. It beautifully states what we at the Compton Foundation believe about our work and we are inspired by the leadership that Peter and Jennifer Buffett, and the … Continue reading