Red State, Blue Causes: The Local Foundation Pursuing an Equity Agenda in Ohio

Red State, Blue Causes: The Local Foundation Pursuing an Equity Agenda in Ohio

Ohio helped swing the 2016 election to Donald Trump, and the GOP controls both the governorship and state legislature there. But the Gordon Gund Foundation keeps working against the tide to advance a progressive agenda.

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Rising LGBTQ Funding in Alabama: Where’s the Money Coming From?

Rising LGBTQ Funding in Alabama: Where’s the Money Coming From?

LGBTQ funding is growing across the South, with community foundations often playing an important role in mobilizing new resources for this cause. One example is the new grantmaking action in Alabama.

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A Revolution of the Obvious: Talking Gender Norms and Philanthropy With Riki Wilchins

A Revolution of the Obvious: Talking Gender Norms and Philanthropy With Riki Wilchins

Wilchins leads TrueChild, which is “helping funders and nonprofits challenge rigid gender norms.” We talk to her about the progress that has been made within the sector on this front—and the challenges that remain.

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Who's Partnering with Joe Biden on LGBTQ Inclusion?

Who's Partnering with Joe Biden on LGBTQ Inclusion?

Joe Biden has become a significant advocate for LGBTQ causes, and now he’s partnering with YMCA on a nationwide inclusion effort. Lending support are the foundations of Tim Gill and David Bohnett.

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