Archive for August, 2011

Funding Exchange Elects New Directors

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Funding Exchange will be welcoming new directors to its board table when it meets in September.  Joining as at-large board members are Melissa Johnson (Neighborhood Funders Group) and Eyal Yerushalmi (American Friends of the Parent’s Circle.)  Member foundation representatives joining …

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Is there such a thing as a grassroots silo?

Monday, August 15th, 2011

We think so. And we want to foster work that breaks down those silos and helps organizations work together to build a national movement. For example, a domestic workers alliance could collaborate with other groups that organize workers excluded from labor law protections, such as farm workers, day laborers and sex workers.

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