$25 Million Comprehensive Campaign

Celebrating 50 Years of ABFE

We are pleased to announce that ABFE is embarking on a Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign to raise $25 million to strengthen and rebuild Black-led infrastructure for social change.

$21.5 million raised

86% raised of $25 million goal

The Four Priority Areas of the Campaign

  • Organizing collective investments in Black-led social change to build economic power and political power
  • Sustaining and expanding philanthropic advising services to influence national and local funder investments on Black-led social change
  • Stengthening and diversifying ABFE’s membership
  • Building an ABFE growth fund to support infrastructure and capacity

Here’s how you can participate

  • Become an ABFE Member, if you aren’t already
  • Encourage your foundation or corporation to give a lead gift
  • Give a personal donation to ABFE & utilize your employee match options
Thank you to our donors!

The Ford Foundation | MacKenzie Scott | The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Kresge Foundation | The W.K. Kellogg Foundation

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation | The Walmart Foundation |  The Colorado Health Foundation

The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation | The California Wellness Foundation | The Satterberg Foundation

Mr. John Rogers, Ariel Investments, LLC | The Council on Foundations | The Meyer Foundation | Panta-Rhea Foundation

The Ford Foundation

MacKenzie Scott

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Kresge Foundation

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

The Walmart Foundation |  The Colorado Health Foundation

The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

The California Wellness Foundation

The Satterberg Foundation

Mr. John Rogers

Ariel Investments

LLC

The Council on Foundations

The Meyer Foundation

Panta-Rhea Foundation

We look forward to your continued support as we find new ways to strengthen the Black community!

Campaign Leadership

James A. Joseph
Co-Founder
ABFE
Darren Walker
President
Ford Foundation
Isaiah Oliver
President & CEO
Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Sharnita Johnson
Program Director
Geraldine Dodge Foundation
Towalame Austin
EVP of Philanthropy and Social Impact
Sony Music Group
Dwayne Marshall
VP of Community Investment
Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga
Dwayne Patterson
Chief Equity Impact Officer
Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation.
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