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11/25/2014 - HighWaterLine Bristol – Invisible Dust Grantee News From HighWaterLine: Bristol residents created a public artwork from 9th-21st September 2014, by artist Eve Mosher, by physically drawing a chalkline of the high water mark set out by scientists of future flooding in Bristol.

11/20/2014 - BRITDOC IMPACT AWARD Celebrating the documentary films that have made the greatest impact on society Grantee News From BritDoc: The #BRITDOC Impact Award celebrates the standout documentary films that are changing the world. And the winners are… bit.ly/britdocimpact Five exceptional films win the 2014 BRITDOC Impact Award, supported by Puma and Netflix. The winners were … 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 ...