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Civil Society

Reconnecting Youth in America’s Cities

A new report examines the relationship between place and race, and disconnected youth in the United States.

 

Health

Building Trust with Communities of Color

Strategies for engaging communities of color in local health initiatives.

 
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Health

The Barber Will See You Now

Researchers are exploring an unlikely venue for serving the critical health needs of African-American men.
By Suzie Boss | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Philanthropy

Building Leadership Diversity: A Call to Action for Philanthropy

Philanthropy can lead the way to opportunity for young men and boys of color by supporting diverse leadership.

By Kelly Brown | 3 | May. 27, 2014
 

Human Rights

The Environmental Movement’s Unfunded Army

Why fostering diversity among senior leadership at environmental organizations is important to the success of the environmental movement.

By Danielle Deane & Melissa Bradley | 3 | Apr. 22, 2014
 

Civil Society

The Color Bind: Talking (and Not Talking) About Race at Work

The Color Bind explores how color blindness and "color cognizance" can influence professional interactions.
 

Nonprofit Management

We Need More Scale, Not More Innovation

The president and CEO of The California Endowment discusses the importance of engaging in advocacy and community organizing.
By Dr. Robert K. Ross | 2 | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Education

Performing Effective Advocacy

An education organization in Pittsburgh transitions from watchdog to community engagement as its mission evolves.

By Charrissa Lin & Christopher Keevil | 1 | Jan. 14, 2014
 

Government

Moving Everyday Gun Violence into View

Mayor Michael Nutter talks about Cities United and preventing gun violence in cities across the United States through cross-sector partnerships.

By Rachael Chong & Melissa Fleming | 2 | Dec. 19, 2013
 

Nonprofits

Aspiration: A Tool for Transformational Change

Setting aspirational goals can inspire more people to get involved in your cause—and meaningful milestones can keep them engaged.

By Doug Hattaway & Tess Hart | 3 | Oct. 8, 2013