05/22/2017 - Who Should You Listen to on Abortion? People Who’ve Had Them News from The New York Times: When I arrived at the clinic in Washington, I looked for the young woman I was waiting for. Her body was covered with tattoos of birds and stars. She hugged me with a warm … Continue reading

05/17/2017 - CITIZEN ARTIST SALON: POLICY ON BELONGING Grantee News From U.S. Department of Arts and Culture: WHAT IF Planning Departments had to make that rezoning decisions didn’t impinge on on the #RightToBelong? WHAT IF your School Board could resist a campaign to end bilingual education because a Policy on … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: We were made for these times Really? While we witness the divisive unraveling of so much that has been built over the years, perhaps even the dismantling of the structures that support the fundamental notion of American democracy, how can we say, “we were made for … Continue reading

Topic: Let’s go to work Below are remarks delivered by Compton Foundation Vice-President, Rebecca DiDomenico, at the December 1, 2016 reception for the Foundation’s Women, Peace, and Security Initiative partners in Washington DC.  Welcome everyone and thank you for being here.  I have a story … Continue reading