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2016 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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ABFE Sizzle - It's A Wrap!

ABFE Learning & Action Network Convening Baltimore MD

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TRNN Town Hall: In Conversation with Michelle Alexander, Apr 21, 2015

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Investment Manager Diversity: The Hardest Taboo to Break

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CALENDAR

June 22-24

SOJOURNERS CONFERENCE
Washington, D.C
 

July 18-20

FORUM OF REGIONAL ASSOCIATIONS OF GRANTMAKERS CONFERENCE
Indianapolis, IN
 

September 18-20

COUNCIL OF MICHIGAN FOUNDATIONS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Ypsilanti, MI
 

September 30 - October 2

COMMUNITY INVESTMENT NETWORK - 12TH ANNUAL CONVENING
Atlanta, Georgia
 

October 9-11

COUNCIL OF MICHIGAN FOUNDATIONS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
San Francisco, CA
 

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NEWS AND EVENTS

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ABFE Professional Development - Coaching for Racial Equity

• Level I, Cohort #1 (May - July)
• Level I, Cohort #2 (Oct - Dec)
• Level II (July - Dec)
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Contact the ABFE coaching team at leadership@abfe.org to explore opportunities for one on one coaching.

ABFE Webinar

ABFE 3rd Thursday Webinar Series

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Black Out: Understanding LGBTQ Advocacy and Black Communities

Thu, Nov 19, 2015 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
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Evaluation as a Tool Towards Equity

Thu, Sep 17, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
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Funders Briefing: An Update on the Movement for Black Lives

Thu, Sep 10, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
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ABFE Makes a Point

IS PHILANTHROPY REDLINING BLACK COMMUNITIES?

(June 20, 2016) Dear ABFE Members and Supporters;
There has been much written lately about the capacity of Black-led nonprofits and implications for foundation investment practices...
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Study: Why Has the Number of Black Professionals in Philanthropy Decreased?

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Responsive Philanthropy in Black Communities

ABFE’s understanding of the strengths and assets as well as root causes of disparities in Black communities enables it to bring innovative solutions to address the issues at their core. ABFE’s, Responsive Philanthropy in Black Communities (RPBC), helps organizations develop a racial equity lens in their grantmaking, thereby maximizing philanthropic investments.

This new template on RPBC builds upon grantmaking with a racial equity lens but is tailored specifically to grantmaking in and for Black communities. As a result, we have designed a set of defining characteristics of philanthropy that we believe is more likely to reduce gaps in racial disparities facing Blacks in the United States and are looking to partner with grantmakers around the country to apply this framework to their investments.

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Annual Conference Post-survey Deadline Extended to June 30th

Help us reach our goal! We only need 13 completed surveys!
It only takes 48 seconds to watch this video on how #ABFEEmpowers.

Your feedback is needed to improve the conference. It will be really helpful to know what you think about the experience now that it's been a couple of months. This is a great way for you to help take action for ABFE!

Thank you, in advance, for being a vital member of the ABFE family. We look forward to hearing from you via this survey. We also hope to see you at the next ABFE gathering in person or virtually!

Annual Conference post-conference survey link:
www.surveymonkey.com/r/Y6BWZ58

Use this link to the conference program if you need your memory jogged about specific activities:
www.empowerphilanthropy.org/#!program/mrkn4

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