Diversity in Philanthropy Achieved through Leadership, not Mandates

March 12, 2008 Greenlining

Source: The Mercury News | Written by: Dr. Robert K. Ross A world famous leader once said, “There are two things you don’t want to see [...]


California Legislation Pushing Foundation Funding Diversity

March 1, 2008 Greenlining

Source: The Non Profit Times | Written by: Mark Hrywna Foundations are lining up against mandated diversity transparency legislation in California that could have ramifications beyond [...]


Funding the New Majority: Philanthropic Investment in Minority-Led Nonprofits

March 1, 2008 Greenlining Diversity & Inclusion

Greenlining is pleased to announce the release of our latest report on grant giving to minority-led organizations entitled Funding the New Majority. The report examines grant [...]


Tax-Supported Foundations Must Reveal Diversity Data

February 29, 2008 Greenlining

Source: San Jose Mercury News | Written by: By John C. Gamboa During a year of massive budget deficits and service cuts, Californians have the right [...]

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Are Foundations Doing Enough for Society?

February 21, 2008 Greenlining

Source: The Chronicle of Philanthropy | Written by: George Dean and Nativo Lopez Now that California’s Assembly has passed legislation designed to shed light on the [...]


Show Me the Money

February 8, 2008 Greenlining

Source: | Written by: Marshall Lebovits The Greenlining Institute produces an annual report card that grades the largest US banks on their SBA lending activities [...]


The Color of Charity

February 6, 2008 Greenlining

Source: The Wall Street Journal Online | Written by: The Wall Street Journal Online Just when we thought we’d heard everything from the diversity police, here [...]


Creating a Philanthropic Sector That Is More Responsive to the Needs of Diverse Communities

September 25, 2007 Greenlining

Today’s news is inundated with stories of social and economic hardships that low- and middle-class Americans face, from the disheartening state of the country’s health care [...]


Investing in a Diverse Democracy: Foundation Giving to Minority-Led Nonprofits

June 28, 2007 Greenlining Diversity & Inclusion

The purpose of this study is to measure the role foundations are playing in empowering minority communities to contribute to the nation’s cutting-edge public policy dialogue. [...]

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2006 Legislative Hearings on Foundation Giving to Minority-Led Nonprofits

April 24, 2006 Greenlining

Members of California’s Latino Legislative Caucus, Legislative Black Caucus, and Asian Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus held a historic joint hearing on April 24, 2006 to discuss [...]

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