FEX: News

April 3, 2013 Update from FEX Board Chair Casey Cook

Thursday, April 4th, 2013


In December we wrote to inform you that the Funding Exchange Board of Directors had made the decision to cease all operations at the FEX national office. After further in-depth review of our financial status and consultation with our corporate …

January 30, 2013 Update from FEX Board Chair

Friday, February 1st, 2013

photo by isaak.liptzin@gmail.com

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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Monday, December 10th, 2012

Contact: Vanessa Wakeman, The Wakeman Agency
Email: vwakeman@thewakemanagency.com
Phone: 212‐500‐5953 x110


Member Organizations of 30‐Year National Network to Continue Supporting Social Justice

The Board of Directors of The Funding Exchange, a …

Streaming for Change: Funding Exchange’s (non-frivolous) Film Festival

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Thank you to everyone who participated in Streaming for Change: FEX’s (non-frivolous) Film Festival! We're so proud to have been able to offer such great films! Learn more about the filmmakers at streamingforchange.org

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Would You Like to Be Part of a Donor Circle?

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Continuing its tradition of forward-thinking philanthropic engagement, Funding Exchange offers another way you can advance racial, economic and social justice and equity – join a donor circle! You’ve expressed interest in forming specific donor collectives, and so we’re organizing! This summer we’ve launched four circles...

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Housing Justice Giving Circle

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Please join us for the first Housing Justice Giving Circle Political Education call!
Monday, October 1st 2012
5:00 – 6:00p ET
RSVP by emailing Becky Rafter at brafter@fex.org or calling 212.529.5300 x315

Housing Justice Rally in Cincinnati, OH

The energy …

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New Jersey Giving Circle

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

“New Jersey is a microcosm of the nation, though because of our diversity, wherever the country is going, we’ll get there first.”
– Cliff Zukin, Ph.D., Professor of Public Policy at the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers, The State …

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Donors of Color Giving Circle

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

In partnership with and learning from Community Investment Network and Braintrust NYC, FEX is launching a giving community by and for people of color, with intentional focus on intersections across sector and age – and class! This new grantmaking, …

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Citizens United Giving Circle

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Please join us for the first Citizens United Giving Circle Political Education call!
Thursday, September 27th 2012
4:30 – 5:30p ET
RSVP by emailing Becky Rafter at brafter@fex.org or calling 212.529.5300 x315

The giving community focusing on the Citizens United

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How to Effectively Counter the Citizens United Ruling

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Progressives, for the most part, agree that Citizens United is a dangerous and horrible Supreme Court ruling that threatens the very nature of our election process. But the most recent Supreme Court ruling shows that the court is now reinforcing it on the state as well as federal level. It will take a good ten years or more...

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