01/29/2015 - #BlackLivesMatter: Lessons from a Leader-ful Movement Grantee News From: Social Transformation Project: by Jodie Tonita In the 15 years that I have been supporting social change leaders to become more powerful, effective and collaborative I have never been as hopeful as I am today. A new civil … Continue reading

01/28/2015 - 2014 Year in Review: What a difference a year makes! Grantee News From: Sea Change Program (is a project of The Tides Center):   This month we celebrate the Sea Change Program’s first birthday! It’s been an incredible, transformative year for us. We put together an infographic to share some of … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: Connecting the Disconnected Article by Ellen Friedman featured in the December 2014 issue of Alliance magazine: ‘Our task is to make whole what is broken, unite what is separated, heal what is wounded, and connect across divides.’ -Louise Diamond I can vividly remember … Continue reading

Topic: What is a justice funder? Could it possibly be me? I have to admit, I’m shocked to be writing for this blog. I came to the Compton Foundation, where our funding now supports movement building and storytelling in climate, reproductive rights and justice, and peace, to run the environment portfolio. … Continue reading