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Announcing Our New Executive Director
We are thrilled to welcome Sangeeta Chowdhry as our new executive director, bringing her exceptional experience as a strategic leader with deeply held social justice values to the justice and equity issues we work on with partners every day.
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Innovative Organizing in California’s Inland Region
On the Louisiana Coast, an Indigenous Community Loses Homes to Climate Change
Native Voices Rising Supports COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery by Awarding $1.5 Million to Native-led Nonprofits
New report shares insights from three years of partnership for housing justice
Partnering to Support Values-Forward Philanthropy
The Climate Crisis Demands a National Black Climate Agenda
CCF’s Grantmaking for Social Justice in 2020
Haiti faces disasters and chaos. Its people are most likely to be denied U.S. asylum
Native Voices Rising Grants $2 Million to Community Organizing and Advocacy Efforts Led by Indigenous Communities
Lawmakers have bodily autonomy; so should constituents
Op-Ed: Let’s Liberate Our Hair at Work
California Set to Extend Eviction Protections
Climate activists in South Dakota organize to #CutMethane
Colorado bill would regulate toxins in communities, especially low-income areas
Commemorating the Anti-Racial Profiling Project One Year Anniversary
Environmental Justice: The Issues Faced
Immigrant Mothers Pressure Senator to Support Path to Citizenship in Reconciliation Package
Searching for the Lost Graves of Louisiana’s Enslaved People
Texas Republicans Fail to Gut Local Labor Protections
Growing the power of social justice movements
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