Use this guide to follow the main points as you watch the video of James Bell's talk on mass incarceration.
Use this template to report your grants to the Foundation Center to "Get on the Map."
Watch the second session in the Putting Racism on the Table series, featuring Robin DiAngelo on white privilege:
After watching the video of Robin DiAngelo's presentation on white privilege, use these discussion questions to start a conversation with your colleagues.
Use this guide to follow the main points as you watch the video of john a. powell's lecture on structural racism.
Foundation Center's Davis Parchment demonstrates how WRAG's Foundation Map can be used in developing grantmaking strategies.
A quick look at recent giving by foundations and corporations in the Greater Washington region.
"Our Region, Your Investment" impact investing campaign brochure.
WRAG president Tamara Lucas Copeland's report to the membership at WRAG's 2015 Annual Meeting.
In 2015, the Taproot Foundation conducted an comprehensive study to identify what WRAG's impact is, and if and how the organization helps its membership be more effective and responsible in their philanthropy.
The 86,000 private foundations with less than $50 million in assets account for 98% of all foundations in the United States; however, data about this “super majority” is scant because most private foundation research looks only at the wealthiest 2% of grantmaking philanthropies.
These sample descriptions are derived from past fellowship descriptions. They are provided to help you develop your own position description by giving you an idea of the types of work Philanthropy Fellows can do and the kinds of qualifications to expect.
A sample orientation checklist for your Philanthropy Fellow's first day in the office.
WRAG Members: Complete this form by May 13, 2016 to apply to host a Philanthropy Fellow this fall.
WRAG Members: This guide is everything you need to know about the Philanthropy Fellows program.
The agenda for the 2015 Loudoun County Philanthropy conference.
Workshop agenda for the Fundamentals of CSR, held in April 2015
Frequently Asked Questions about the Get on the Map campaign, the Foundation Maps platform, and the Foundation Center's e-reporting process.
In Supporting Grantee Capacity: Strengthening Effectiveness Together, GrantCraft look at how funders approach building capacity with grantees. Through examples from foundations ranging in size, mission, and geography, we explore various strategies for capacity building and the types of awareness that funders can choose to incorporate in decision making to facilitate informed, thoughtful judgments about strengthening organizations.