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Dreams Deferred: How Enriching the 1% Widens the Racial Wealth Divide

Dreams Deferred: How Enriching the 1% Widens the Racial Wealth Divide

Dreams Deferred presents a snapshot of the racial wealth divide in the United States today, looking at the current state of household wealth, income, homeownership, debt, and other economic factors. It also reviews long-term trends that led to this current moment, as well as, the historical policies and contributors to this deepening divide.

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.

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.