Applied filter Learning Reflections

Financial resilience isn’t just about money. Values, tradition, trust and more are key elements in creating and sustaining funding relationships and practices that put indigenous and traditional Peoples’ organizations on solid financial ground.

Learning reflections

An interim report shows that the BUILD model has helped organizations be more “2020 proof.” But questions remain about the long-term impacts.

Learning reflections

In the wake of COVID-19 and new urgency for racial justice, bringing grantee partners and community members into the grantmaking process is vital. A set of research projects on how to expand and strengthen this practice is underway.

Learning reflections

COVID-19 has been a stark and urgent reminder of the flaws in the funding system. The success of movements for racial, economic and environmental justice depend on meeting this moment with lasting reform. Our BUILD and FIRE programs offer a way forward.