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June is Funding for Education  Month at our San Francisco library! Funding for Education  Month

Funding for Education Month will kick off June 1 at our San Francisco office and run all month long! Our program offerings are designed to strengthen organizations working towards improving education.

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Scholarships Available for Grantseeker Training Courses
Scholarships are now available for under-resourced nonprofits in Northern California to attend the Foundation Center's training courses in San Francisco. This initiative is generously supported by contributions from Pacific, Gas and Electric Company. These scholarships are designed to assist small, community-based nonprofit organizations to build their internal capacity in preparation for seeking financial support from foundations, corporations, or other institutional grantmakers.

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A blog that spotlights grantmakers, their grants, and the work of the Foundation Center in California and beyond.

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Where Do We Go From Here? Philanthropic Support for Black Men and Boys

October 2012
Drawing on eight years of grants data and twenty years of history, this report describes important trends in foundation funding for black men and boys. It also describes innovative philanthropic efforts in the field. While disparities faced by black males remain staggering, new partnerships and initiatives based on an assets-based approach and institutional supports may be on the cusp of turning the tide.

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Philanthropic Support for Black Men and Boys: Where Do We Go From Here?

April 23, 2013

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Arts Marketing with Marga Fripp of Empowered Women International
October 5, 2012 Marga Fripp Marga Fripp founder and president of Empowered Women International (EWI), discusses the challenges artists face when marketing their work, as well as how the individual artist can market their work successfully. EWI is an award winning nonprofit organization that channels the entrepreneurial spirit, the arts and creative talents of immigrant, refugee and low-income women in the Greater Washington DC area.

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