After Staff and Budget Cuts, a Policy Group is Looking to Ramp Up its Fundraising

After Staff and Budget Cuts, a Policy Group is Looking to Ramp Up its Fundraising

The Drug Policy Alliance has gone through some tough times lately, laying off employees and closing state offices. One challenge for the group has been that there are few institutional funders in an area that’s “been a third-rail issue.”

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Filling the Vacuum: A Health Insurance Funder Steps Up to Fight the Opioid Crisis

Filling the Vacuum: A Health Insurance Funder Steps Up to Fight the Opioid Crisis

Top health grantmakers have been so busy working upstream on the causes of poor health that they've been MIA on the worst public health crisis in recent memory. But here's a funder that's paying new attention.   

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A Microcosm of the Nation’s Opioid Epidemic—And How Philanthropy Can Help

A Microcosm of the Nation’s Opioid Epidemic—And How Philanthropy Can Help

Philanthropy's response to the deadly opioid epidemic has been lackluster. But in some hard-hit regions, funders have taken action. A grantmaker engaged in the fight in Southeastern Pennsylvania shares its lessons. 

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