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ABFE WELCOMES 2016-2017 CLFP CLASS

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FEATURED VIDEOS


The Exit Interview

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

February 28, 2017

About Black Social Change Webinar

March 20, 2017

BSCFN Briefing for funders and policymakers
Washington, DC

March 21, 2017

BSCFN at Foundations on the Hill 2017 Meeting
Washington, DC

March 23, 2017

Hispanics in Philanthropy Leadership Conference and Gala!
San Francisco, CA

March 28-30, 2017

National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) Annual Conference
Washington, DC

March 29-31, 2017

Funding Forward, LGBTQ Funders Annual Convening
Seattle, WA

April 5-7, 2017

Grantmakers for Southern Progress Regional Convening
Charleston, SC

April 23, 2017

Black in Business
Dallas, TX

April 23, 2017

ABFE Gathering of Black CEO Philanthropic Leaders
Dallas, TX

April 23-26, 2017

Council on Foundations Annual Conference
Dallas, TX

April 26–28, 2017

COSEBOC's 11th Annual Gathering of Leaders
Austin, TX

May 19-20, 2017

AAPIP 2017 National Network Convening   Annual Meeting
Los Angeles, CA

June, 2017

Black Social Change Convening
(Details coming soon)

June 21-23, 2017

2017 Grantmakers in Health Annual Conference
Boston, MA

June 26-28, 2017

28th Annual Pension and Financial Services Conference
Los Angeles, CA

July 20, 2017

ABFE 3rd Thursday Webinar

August, 2017

Black Philanthropy Month

August 23-25, 2017

2017 Cities United Convening
Minneapolis, MN

September 18–21, 2017

CHANGE Philanthropy Presents “Unity Summit” 2017 and ABFE Conference
New Orleans, LA

October 16-18, 2017

Grantmakers for Education Annual Conference
Washington, DC

November 28, 2017

Giving Tuesday

December, 2017

Black Social Change Convening
(Details coming soon)
 

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NEWS AND EVENTS

2016 Patiño Moore Award Highlights

ABFE congratulates The Puerto Rico Community Foundation on receiving the 2016 Patiño Moore Legacy Award in Washington D.C on November 16, 2016. The award of $150,000 was presented to Dr. Nelson Colón, director of the foundation. The Patiño Moore Legacy Award was created jointly by ABFE, Hispanics in Philanthropy and Marguerite Casey Foundation. The award is named after Dr. Douglas Patiño and Wenda Weekes Moore for their ongoing legacy of work to improve relations between Black and Brown communities.

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ABFE members are encouraged to vote and take part in the 2017 Patiño Moore Award selection process.

ABFE Webinar

Black Social Change Funders Network Webinar

Webinar Presented by Black Social Change Funders Network (BSCFN)
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Gender Norms & Black Youth: Reconnecting Race, Class AND Gender

Tue, Now 29, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST
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Foundations and Hospitals: New Partnerships to Improve Black Lives

Thu, Oct 20, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST
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Policing Blackness: Black Communities and Criminal Justice

Thu, Aug 18, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST
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Black Power 50: A Funders Conversation

Thu, Jun 16, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
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Building a Strong Infrastructure for Black Civic Engagement Political Giving

Thu, May 19, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
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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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ABFE Learning & Action Network Convening, Baltimore MD
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