Archive for February, 2013

What is Progressive Philanthropy and Why Does It Matter Today?

Monday, February 25th, 2013

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Progressive philanthropy, put as simply as possible, is the act of promoting human wellbeing through social change. Progressive philanthropists attempt to improve people’s lives by providing them with the means to eliminate the conditions that adversely affect them. For example, …

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How Technology Helps Level the Playing Field in Grassroots Social Justice

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

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The movement toward grassroots social justice efforts is just one of several benefits of the increased emphasis on interconnectivity in today’s society. Never before has a collective consciousness been so apparent than that which has been established in recent years …

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January 30, 2013 Update from FEX Board Chair

Friday, February 1st, 2013

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On behalf of the Funding Exchange Board of Directors, I hope that you are having a very happy start to 2013!

Quite a few of you have been sending us questions about what the future holds as we take steps …

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