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09/02/2015 - Those Fossils Belong in a Museum! Grantee News From The Natural History Museum: The climate crisis calls for leaders who are willing to do more than observe and curate history–it calls for leaders who are ready to help make it. We believe museums of science and … Continue reading

08/05/2015 - Looking for Collaborators!!! Grantee News From The Arctic Cycle: Along with Caridad Svich and Elaine Avila, I am inviting you to be part of the NoPassport/The Arctic Cycle/Theatre Without Borders CLIMATE CHANGE THEATRE ACTION November/December 2015 We hope you can join us in … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

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

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