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10/15/2014 - New Tools for Transformation Grantee News From Social Transformation Project: We are proud to offer more than 90 free downloadable PDFs to guide and support organizational and personal change. Browse tool categories like facilitation, coaching, assessments, and personal ecology, and find tools to improve … Continue reading

09/30/2014 - REAL FOOD MEDIA PROJECT LAUNCHES NEW FILM LIBRARY AND CONTEST Grantee News From Real Food Media Project: SAN FRANCISCO, CA-The Real Food Media Project launches its annual short films contest and announces its new film library today. Produced by award-winning author Anna LappĂ©, the film library will be the largest … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: THE BUSINESS OF CHANGE IS CHANGING: ADAPTING OUR PRACTICE What can grantmakers do to better support our grant partners? This is a question that has been asked often within philanthropic circles. Research by Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and The Center for Effective Philanthropy provides some insights into how to … Continue reading ...

Topic: This is what leadership looks like: For Lani Shaw 1967 – 2014 We spend a lot of time in philanthropy trying to define leadership—at the Compton Foundation, we have expanded the way we think about leadership to use a transformative lens: what does transformative leadership look like for those of us working … Continue reading ...