52 results found for: Foundation for National Progress

Inside Philanthropy: It’s Time for an Emergency Charity Stimulus

Lawmakers are considering an “emergency charity stimulus” in order to unlock an additional $200 billion in charitable resources over the next three years. The temporary legislation would mandate that foundations…

Divest-Invest

Supporting the Divest-Invest movement has been one of Wallace Global Fund’s core climate strategies. It is a prime example of our mission to support progressive, people-powered movements that aim to…

Our Investment Team

…General Counsel to the US Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs, Legislative Director for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and Director of Defender Legal Services at the National Legal…

What We Fund

…that are global or national in scope, or can leverage a local scope to achieve a broader national or global impact. We provide both core and project-specific support. Applicants must…

Agroecology

For decades it has been clear that multinational food and agrochemical companies are rapidly consolidating control over international food systems and supply chains, to the detriment of local food producers,…

Youth Climate Activism

for social, economic, and transformative change. Joining together with intergenerational activists and multi-issue progressive movements, youth climate activists are holding governments accountable, defending human rights and democracy, and forcing change…

“Now Is the Time For Philanthropy to Give More, Not Less” -Ellen Dorsey and Aaron Dorfman in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

In response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak, Wallace Global Fund’s Executive Director Ellen Dorsey and Aaron Dorfman, CEO of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, called on grantmakers to give…

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

…in the freezing weather. Their bravery highlighted the degree to which the government would side with corporations defending their profits and changed our national debate around climate justice. In addition…

Time to Change the Way We Invest: Ellen Dorsey in Alliance Magazine

Wallace Global Fund Executive Director Ellen Dorsey penned an op-ed in Alliance Magazine, challenging foundations to examine the ways that their investments and corporate holdings are antithetical to their missions….