... Funders for Just Economy
This November, the whole House of Representatives, a third of the Senate, 36 ... are up for election. The results of this year’s midterm elections will have an enormous impact in shaping the political landscape for ...
November 27, 2018
... in Philanthropy (HIP) announced a round of grants from its Civic Participation Emergency Grant Fund to help ensure Latinos are counted in the ...
April 1, 2020
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "Election Scenario Planning," including powerpoint and recording here.
... for a three-hour scenario planning session for the upcoming November election. The agenda includes:
9:00-10:00 am PT: Context from ...
September 29, 2020
... on how COVID-19 (‘Coronavirus’) is impacting 2020 civic engagement programs, organizations, and people, and discuss how to ... Voices Rapid Response Webinar: COVID-19 and the Impact on Civic Engagement in 2020 ...
March 20, 2020
... of the link between ballot initiatives, organizing, and civic engagement in ways that result in both ‘winning’ and building long ... driven organizing through ways that lead to increased civic engagement. Experts will share ways to support local community leaders ...
October 17, 2019
Join the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) for a discussion of relational organizing practice and ... paid canvass models that are widespread in the civic engagement field. At the same time, rapid changes in communications and ...
May 6, 2019
... opportunities for philanthropy to help ensure full and fair participation in the democratic process. You will hear from your colleagues on ... a bibliography of funding landscapes + analysis for the 2018 Elections that are available for funders.
As with ...
September 10, 2018
Our current elections require systemic reforms to counter racial and partisan gerrymandering, increase voter participation, overcome zero-sum polarization, and advance a reflective and ... address these challenges and can help build a culture of participation and broad engagement that allows diverse and marginalized ...
March 5, 2018
Join this webinar to learn about the current policy landscape on important census issues. Participants will hear directly from funders on how they’ve been engaging at the state and local level, and leave with concrete next action steps for census engagement at both the foundation and/or community levels
April 9, 2018
What happens when a boom election year, a global pandemic and a looming recession are on a collision course with your fundraising plans and will ultimately impact if you can fully deliver on your mission in this moment?
March 11, 2020
The economy, natural disasters, big breaking news, election cycles, etc. all make catching potential donors’ attention and investments more difficult. In the course of a normal year, these dynamics are commonplace and even anticipatable. We know how to reschedule campaigns, we’re getting better at planning for the boom and bust of electoral cycle funding and have learned to lean into more resilient sources of independent revenue like sustainer giving to get us through the ups and downs.
March 11, 2020
... as well as to strengthen our relationships and increase participation outside of the Bay Area and Los Angeles. This will be an ...
... of supporting programming needs and evaluation, promoting civic participation, strengthening economic integration, protecting rights, meeting ...
This two-page infographic covers major policy developments for immigrants and refugees between 1990 and 2015, as well as the efforts over that time period by GCIR, our members, and partners.
This resource portal from the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation contains resources for funders on the 2020 Census, including ...
... we speak.”
The next priority is virus-proofing the November elections , another urgent need that has attracted its share of attention from ...
April 9, 2020
... outcomes and threats to election integrity. As we near November 3rd and see the rise of vote by mail misinformation as a means of ... period plans.
Jenny Flanagan, Trusted Elections Fund (moderator)
Andrea Cristina Mercado, The New Florida ...
September 22, 2020