Congratulations to these innovators advancing Black male achievement!
We’re pleased to share with you our latest report, Quantifying Hope: Philanthropic Support for Black Men and Boys.
The research brief analyzes U.S. funding trends for Black men and boys and describes recent initiatives in the field of Black male achievement.
The study finds that in 2012, the latest year for which data are available, 98 foundations made grants worth $64.6 million explicitly designed to benefit Black men and boys. This figure was up from $40.4 million in the previous year and continues an upward trend.
Learn more here.
Learn more about JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s investments in Black male achievement
Read our case study on this program, launched by the California Community Foundation
Check out this great Storify on key milestones in the Campaign for Black Male Achievement
Read this Forbes article and interview based on our report, Quantifying Hope
Learn about this event to help reduce violence among African-American males
On April 13, SECF held a convening, Flipping the Script: Changing the Narrative on Boys and Men of Color
Read this piece by NCRP executive director, Aaron Dorfman