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Bringing A Racial Equity Lens to Foundation Strategy

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am


Wednesday, May 26, 2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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In response to the racial reckoning in 2020, foundations have sought many perspectives to learn how they can support racial justice, shift power, and more effectively engage communities in grantmaking decisions. Moving beyond the basic practices that many foundations are already incorporating, this workshop will examine how foundations can incorporate a racial equity perspective in their overall strategy setting and implementation planning at both the institutional level and the programmatic level.

Bringing a Racial Equity Lens to Foundation Strategy session will be co-led by Dalberg Advisors and Common Future. Both organizations will share reflections and best practices from the field based on their work with different foundations.

Dalberg Advisors has supported several foundations in strategic planning, scenario analysis, and racial and gender equity. Common Future is a national intermediary that has helped more than 60 foundations, at the place-based and national levels, to align their grantmaking and investment portfolios towards mission-aligned, community-led solutions.

About This Series

To support our members in meeting these challenges, the Council on Foundations and Philanthropy CA are teaming up once again with Dalberg to offer a series of complimentary training workshops for foundation staff.

All three workshops will be interactive, with opportunities for participant engagement and sharing, and practical, with live, small-group exercises.

Each workshop will be led by senior Dalberg Advisors partners with experience working with a wide range of foundations in strategic planning, scenario analysis, and racial and gender equity.

Target Audience

This program is open to members of Catalyst, Northern California Grantmakers and Southern California Grantmakers.

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