07/17/2019 - Climate Change: Global Threats Imperil Women of Color Grantee News from Women of Color Advancing Peace, Security and Conflict Transformation: Women of color are the most impacted by global insecurity. For this reason, their leadership is vital to tackling these challenges. I am frequently asked to explain my background in … Continue reading

- Nation’s first Gender Justice Fund launches $10 million collaborative to change culture and advance gender justice News From the Women’s Foundation of California and the Compton Foundation: The Culture Change Fund, including the Women’s Foundation of California, Blue Shield of California Foundation, Ford Foundation, The California Endowment, Compton Foundation and additional philanthropic partners, will focus on changing the … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: How a Podcast and the Funders Behind it Are Shaking up Climate Communication “Mothers of Invention” is a decidedly different kind of climate communications effort. The fact that it’s a podcast dedicated to climate change already makes it one of not many (I also like “Climate One” and “Think 100%”). It’s hosted by … Continue reading

Topic: All-In Philanthropy Audre Lorde famously claimed that “The master’s tools will never dismantle the master’s house.” Yet most of philanthropy tries to do exactly that, working to advance social justice using wealth that comes from, and perpetuates, the inequities of the global … Continue reading