Racial Equity Benefits

Nonprofit Diversity Efforts: Current Practices and the Role of Foundations

Nonprofit Diversity Efforts: Current Practices and the Role of Foundations

A new research report out today from the Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP), titled Nonprofit Diversity Efforts: Current Practices and the Role of Foundations, shares nonprofit leaders’ views on their diversity pursuits — and how their foundation funders are interacting with or supporting them in this area.

Report: What Does it Take to Embed a Racial Equity & Inclusion Lens?

Report: What Does it Take to Embed a Racial Equity & Inclusion Lens?

This report seeks to inform the next phase of Living Cities’ racial equity and inclusion work. It is a useful tool to other organizations wrestling with how to better operationalize racial equity and inclusion in their own work.

Racial Equity: Getting to Results

Racial Equity: Getting to Results

The Government Alliance on Race and Equity announces a new tool, Racial Equity: Getting to Results, developed to assist jurisdictions use a racial equity lens to identify a set of metrics and implement a community process to have greater impact in their work. 

AWAKE to WOKE to WORK: Building a Race Equity Culture - May 2018

AWAKE to WOKE to WORK: Building a Race Equity Culture - May 2018

This report by Equity in the Center and ProInspire identifies the personal beliefs and behaviors, cultural characteristics, operational tactics, and practices that accelerate measurable progress toward race equity. It offers a roadmap for making racial equity a core focus for organizations working for positive social change.

Racial Inequities, Policy Solutions: Perceptions of Boston’s Communities of Color on Racism and Race Relations - March 2018

Racial Inequities, Policy Solutions: Perceptions of Boston’s Communities of Color on Racism and Race Relations - March 2018

This comprehensive, first-of-its kind report commissioned by Hyams Foundation and conducted by The MassINC Polling Group shows policy priorities for people of color in Boston, including education, criminal justice, race relations, and economic opportunity. 

Business Case for Racial Equity: A Strategy for Growth - April 2018

Business Case for Racial Equity: A Strategy for Growth - April 2018

The United States economy could be $8 trillion larger by 2050 if the country eliminated racial disparities in health, education, incarceration and employment. This report seeks to expand the narrative associated with racial equity by adding a compelling economic argument to the social justice goal.