CMF-Johnson Center Grantmaking Series | Activating Philanthropy’s Power for Change: Tools to Advance Equity in Foundations and Communities

Thursday, December 5, 2019 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm EST
Members: $35.00
Non-Members: $70.00
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What does power have to do with equity? How can grantmakers better leverage power to help drive lasting, positive change? Learn about the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy’s innovative toolkit, Power Moves: Your essential philanthropy assessment guide for equity and justice.

Join us for an interactive session to discover how Power Moves can help you gain a greater understanding of best practices for building, wielding and sharing power to advance equity and nurture transparent, trusting relationships with stakeholders.

Learning Objectives:
Recognize the importance of exploring power, privilege and risk in relation to race, gender and other forms of equity.
Learn how to obtain honest feedback on grantmaking, partnership­s and public leadership.
Find out how other grantmakers are using Power Moves.
Hear practical insights from foundation peers who have explored power and equity issues.

RSVP and get ready by downloading your free copy of Power Moves!

Have a burning question that you hope will be addressed on the webinar? Submit it here!

*Completion of this webinar counts toward the CMF-Johnson Center Grantmaking Series Certificate of Completion - More Details


Lisa Ranghelli, Senior Director of Assessment and Special Projects

Lisa is the primary author of ‘Power Moves: Your essential philanthropy assessment guide for equity and justice’ which challenges grantmakers to explore the role of power to achieve greater impact and is based on the methodology she created for Philamplify, an initiative that assessed a dozen major foundations with a social justice and equity lens. Lisa also directed NCRP’s Grantmaking for Community Impact Project, culminating in her report, ‘Leveraging Limited Dollars’ which documented a return on investment of $115 for each dollar foundations invested in advocacy, community organizing and civic engagement. Prior to NCRP, Lisa spent 15 years promoting advocacy and civic engagement in the nonprofit and public sectors. She also served as deputy director of public policy at Community Change, where she helped organizations mobilize around federal and state policy issues. Lisa graduated from Wesleyan University and has a master of regional planning degree from Cornell University.


CMF Members: $35
Nonmembers: $70


December 05, 2019 at 12 Noon EST


Programming: Andrea Judd-Shurmur via email or call 313-960-4192
Registration: Denise Temple via email or call 616-850-2136

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