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Building Strong Board - Development Director Relationships

February 18, 2016

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Foundation Center West is closed Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents Day. GrantSpace resources are always available 24/7. You can also e-mail questions to our Ask Us team anytime, and we'll respond to you on the next business day.

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January 14, 2016

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Sustain Arts/Bay Area Sustain Arts/Bay Area is free online platform that provides meaningful data to support and strengthen the greater Bay Area's vibrant arts community. The website is complemented by a new report, Sustain Arts/Bay Area: A Portrait of the Cultural Ecosystem, which highlights regional sector-wide trends and themes in arts funding, organizations, and participation.

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Who Has Glass Pockets in California?

California Gallery Glasspockets Visit our Glasspockets California Gallery to learn more about which California foundations are showing their commitment to greater foundation transparency and accountability.

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Building a Beloved Community: Strengthening the Field of Black Male Achievement

May 2014
Building a Beloved Community: Strengthening the Field of Black Male Achievement is a newly released report that maps the landscape of work in the area of black male achievement and offers recommendations for what it will take to strengthen the field moving forward. Based on interviews with 50 leaders in the social, academic, government, and business sectors, the report takes stock of the major sectors engaged in the field and examines opportunities for other constituencies to become more involved.
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