Headlines

06/24/2015 - Summer of Our Power 2015 Grantee News From Our Power Campaign: Communities on the frontlines of the climate crisis are at the forefront of the struggle to create solutions that are healthy and equitable for both people and the planet—what we call a just transition. … Continue reading

06/17/2015 - Climate Justice Rising Grantee News From Latino Community Fund of Washington State: On May 20th, the Wing Luke Museum was abuzz. The topic? Climate justice and elevating the voices of those disproportionately harmed by climate change – communities of color and people with … 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