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07/16/2014 - Enter the People’s Climate March design contest! Grantee News From People’s Climate March: This is an invitation to change everything. In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. With our future on the line and the whole … Continue reading

06/30/2014 - Grass, Soil, Hope A Journey Through Carbon Country Grantee News From Quivira Coalition: by Courtney White Foreword by Michael Pollan “As anyone paying attention now knows, we will be facing numerous new challenges in our agriculture and food system in the near future. The most important ‘journey’ we … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

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 ...

Topic: All-In Philanthropy Three members of the Compton Foundation team (Jennifer Turnage, manager of grants and accounting, Emilie Cortes, board trustee and treasure, and I) spent early February at the 4th annual meeting of Confluence Philanthropy. Our time at the conference affirmed our … Continue reading ...