WRAG is launching a new area of programming focused on the specific needs and professional development of foundation finance staff.
Late last year, the CWBI incorporated its first company, the Community Clean Water Management Group. Based in Prince George’s County, CCMG will provide stormwater management maintenance and monitoring services to both anchor institutions and private clients. Within the next few months, CCMG will announce its founding CEO and will begin identifying, interviewing, and hiring employee-owners.
In their latest issue brief, the Washington Area Women's Foundation provides a look at the impact of poverty on women and girls in the Washington region.
Newly inaugurated D.C. mayor Muriel Bowser spoke with WRAG members about her vision for the District and how she wants to work with philanthropy to advance a more equitable city.
WRAG is pleased to announce that it has joined the national Get on the Map campaign, an exciting new data-sharing partnership with the Foundation Center and the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers designed to dramatically improve the quality and availability of local grantmaking data.
WRAG president Tamara Copeland reflects on the need to lift up African American achievements throughout history as part of efforts to advance racial justice.
In a letter to the editor of the Washington Business Journal, Tamara Copeland applauded recent calls for a regional summit to address Greater Washington's long-term economic development.
Gretchen Greiner-Lott, WRAG's vice president, and Diana Meyer, Citi Community Development and a member of WRAG's board, testified before Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser’s Transition Team regarding affordable housing earlier this month.
Take a look back at all that we - the WRAG community - accomplished in 2014
Late last month Tamara Copeland, Kaiser Permanente's Celeste James, and Capital One's Leanne Posko talked local giving on Viewpoint.