As a first step in establishing a framework and priorities, the Integrated Rural Strategies Group commissioned a scan of rural organizing work, Voices from the Field: Rural Organizers on What They Need from Funders . From this scan, the group has gained literacy in the organizing work...
Tue, June 05, 2018
It's been a big year for NFG! We officially launched two new, exciting projects at our 2018 National Convening last month in St. Louis. In case you missed it, here's a preview of what's coming. Philanthropy Forward: Leadership for Change This fall, NFG will be launching Philanthropy Forward: Leadership for Change, our first ever leadership cohort for CEOs and presidents of progressive philanthropic institutions. This peer group of aligned CEOs will dig deep on power building and form an aligned bloc of philanthropic leadership. Philanthropy Forward is a strategic partnership with The Aspen...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
11:00am - 12:15pm
... the landscape of rural organizing. Learn more at www.nfg. org /ruralstrategies . About "All the People, All the Places:" In .....
Thu, May 18, 2017
... welcome additional resources. Please send them to nfg@nfg. org . Academic Articles Immigration and the New Racial ...
Monday, January 28, 2019 -
10:00am - 11:30am
... centers. RSVP to fundersforjustice@nfg. org This webinar will: Highlight rural community ...
... how to get involved, get in touch with Faron at faron@nfg. org . Welcome Faron McLurkin, Sr. Program Manager of the ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 -
10:30am - 12:00pm
... For any registration issues, please contact support@nfg. org . Webinar: Investments that Build Wealth and Power ...
Monday, October 21, 2019 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019
... of NFG's Integrated Rural Strategies Group, at faron@nfg. org . This tour is co-planned by: Randi Hewit (President, Community .....
Monday, November 18, 2019 - Thursday, November 21, 2019
Neighborhood Funders Group is proud to be a collaborative partner of CHANGE Philanthropy and a member of the 2019 Unity Summit planning committee. NFG's staff and members will be hosting several great sessions at the summit, including a pre-conference Healing Justice Institute , workshops on 'me too.' in philanthropy and rural organizing for racial and economic equity, plenaries on migrant justice and the leadership of women of color in movements, and more! View the full UNITY Summit agenda here. PRE-...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 -
10:00am - 11:00am
Over the past several years, Funders for a Just Economy (FJE) has been considering racial capitalism’s impact on working people in the United States through learning engagements that explore the intersections between race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender and workers’ rights. As part of this continued exploration, FJE is excited to host a conversation with key leaders in the farm workers movement to share how and why farm worker issues have historically been left out of US labor law protections, and how farm workers are building powerful movements that integrate an analysis toward...
In the midst of the growing COVID-19 pandemic, NFG stands with our communities and workers who are in crisis. As we help organize with frontline leaders and philanthropy to meet the immediate needs of our communities at this time, NFG also remains committed to long-term transformation towards a just and equitable society. Funders must listen and move resources to organizations that are accountable to the communities that disproportionately bear the brunt of this public health and economic disaster, now and into the future. These communities include Asian Americans and Asian immigrants who are...
Thu, March 26, 2020
... to donate, please write to us at fundersforjustice@nfg. org . We also know that many grantmakers are reaching out to their ... here, please write to us at fundersforjustice@nfg. org . Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy ...