Archive for January, 2008

FEX In Person

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

You’ve seen the line before: The Funding Exchange is a partnership of donors and activists. The partnership is affirmed each time donors help put resources into the hands of social change organizers. But, donors and activists in the FEX community have gone far beyond the basics, to create durable, dynamic collaborations. One of the most long-standing and effective examples of this type of partnership is our Criminal Justice Initiative (CJI).

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MMMC Conference Article

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Funding Exchange, along with Resource Generation, Third Wave Foundation, and Tides Foundation, organized the 10th annual Making Money Make Change (MMMC) Conference, a space for young people with wealth to learn about wealth redistribution and social justice.

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Grantee Spotlight – CAR

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

FEX Get in the Car
Founded in 2003, The Center for Artistic Revolution (CAR) is a statewide grassroots organization based in North Little Rock, Arkansas. CAR facilitates understanding and collaboration between diverse communities in order to dismantle systemic social constructions that fuel phobias, oppression, disenfranchisement, and exclusion. CAR uniquely combines education, community organizing, arts, advocacy, and cultural development to create a progressive movement dedicated to “fairness and equality for all Arkansans.”

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