Blog posts from June 2015

A “graphic recording” of the Foundation Center’s discussion at Rising Tide: Remix on intersectionality by Johnine Byrne of SeeYourWords.com

Meeting In The Middle: Intersectionality

June 25, 2015

“Talk about intersectionality: too poor, too black, too gay. For all these folk, somebody always thinks they deserve more than them.” LaTosha Brown challenged the audience at Foundation Center Cleveland's Rising Tide Remix to get uncomfortable and to examine who makes them so. Read the recap of this event.

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Book Review: 'The Social Profit Handbook'

June 25, 2015

Review of The Social Profit Handbook: The Essential Guide to Setting Goals, Assessing Outcomes, and Achieving Success for Mission-Driven Organizations (Chelsea Green Publishing, 2015) by David Grant, former president and CEO of the New Jersey-based Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation.

Getting Ready for Our Move: Upcoming Closure Dates

Getting Ready for Our Move: Upcoming Closure Dates

June 24, 2015

Foundation Center is preparing for our exciting move in late July to the 24th floor of 32 Old Slip in the Financial District. As a result, our library at 79 Fifth Avenue will be closed beginning Friday, July 3, through Monday, July 27. We plan to reopen to the public at our new facility on Tuesday, July 28. Until then, there are plenty of ways to access our resources while we prepare our new space for you!