The Housing Leaders Group of Greater Washington has released a guidebook compiling planning and policy tools that local governments, nonprofit and for-profit developers, and advocacy groups in the region are using—or could be using—to promote the production and preservation of housing affordable to all.
Tamara Copeland, WRAG’s president, ponders the lack of sabbaticals in the social profit sector and discusses the benefits of taking an extended break. Tamara will take her own sabbatical this summer.
WRAG's president Tamara Copeland reflects on the killing of Jordan Edwards by police in Dallas.
WRAG's president Tamara Copeland discusses perceptions of racial identities while reflecting on her own, and challenges others to confront their unconscious biases.
WRAG's Gretchen Greiner-Lott updates the community about advocacy efforts on behalf of the Johnson Amendment.
WRAG’s Philanthropy Fellows program, our partnership with the Do Good Institute at the University of Maryland, has had a real impact on the students and the organizations that host them. We followed up with some former fellows to find out how their experience working in philanthropy as students has influenced their careers.
WRAG's Gretchen Greiner-Lott encourages funders and nonprofits to use their voice in support of the Johnson Amendment.
WRAG supports this statement of values, practices, and actions as part of our renewed commitment to using our voice on issues that matter.
Hanh Le (Weissberg Foundation) and Yanique Redwood (Consumer Health Foundation) reflect on a recent presentation about the Buffalo region's cross-sector approach to racial equity.
Last week marked the launch of WRAG's Racial Equity Working Group, a group of funders that are dedicating time and energy toward continuing to better understand how structural racism manifests in our region – and to collectively take strategic actions toward dismantling it.