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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

- Planned Parenthood and the Politics of Conservative Resentment Grantee News From RH Reality Check: by Amanda Marcotte Despite all the gross-out rhetoric and feigned outrage over the “new” revelation that abortions often produce fetal tissue, the multi-week assault on Planned Parenthood’s funding kickstarted by hoax videos made by an … 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