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Letters to the Field

Dear Colleagues, One of our partners shared this poem by Clarissa Pinkola Estés and it inspired me to think about what philanthropy is...

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Dear Colleagues,Elie Wiesel wisely counseled, “We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the...

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Dear Colleagues: We are deeply disappointed by the President’s decision to withdraw the United States from the global climate agreement....

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Annual Reports

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December 18, 2017
Risking Boldly

Dear Colleagues

One of our partners shared this poem by Clarissa Pinkola Estés and it inspired me to think about what philanthropy is built for. We are in a moment in our nation’s history where powerful forces are working to divide, isolate and attack. From Charlottesville to Puerto Rico and the #MeToo movement, our grantees,...

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August 14, 2017
No Home for Hate

Dear Colleagues,

Elie Wiesel wisely counseled, “We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” His words are true today: In times like these, institutions and leaders must take a stand and clearly state what we believe.

The display of racial hatred by white supremacists and the...

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Special Reports

  We are thrilled to announce the #PopJustice report series, which illuminates the promise and potential of popular culture to achieve social change.  The #PopJustice series was...

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  THE NATHAN CUMMINGS FOUNDATION REMEMBERS TRUSTEE DR. ROBERT N. MAYERTrustee 1989-2006 and 2010-2011; Associate 2007-2009 February 22, 2016 A devoted family man whose passion,...

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