The Community Foundation Boulder County has distributed $263,543 in grants in an effort to strengthen the community’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.
As advocates from the streets to the boardrooms call for greater funding of Black-led organizations, a new brief from the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) finds that only 1% of grantmaking by some of the largest local community foundations goes to Black communities, even thou
You’ve heard the saying, “Change moves at the speed of trust.” In the climate movement, we have serious trust issues.
The disproportionate effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) communities have brought much needed attention to the racialized impacts of the extractive, capitalist economic system of the United States.
I see the hate in their eyes when I close mine. Also, the smirks. And hear the laughter.
Breaking down silos means starting from intersectionality and emphasizing climate justice.
As far back as I can remember, racial constructions have been a part of my reality and lived experience.