“Equity” has become the buzz word of the moment. Some foundations are reconfiguring their grantmaking strategies to prioritize equity. Others are using an equity lens on all they do. The transition towards an equitable foundation is a long one that requires reflective and intentional practices. Hear the story of a grants manager and a program officer who led by example, tackling equity in one portfolio’s grantmaking.
Participants will learn about:
Key steps toward equitable grantmaking
Potential barriers when assessing equitable grantmaking practices
Developing equitable grantmaking protocols
Presenter: Nupur Chaudhury, Program Officer, New York State Health Foundation, and Ursula Stewart, Grants Manager, New York State Health Foundation