Posts Tagged ‘Policy / Advocacy’

Atlantic Philanthropies

The Atlantic Philanthropies’ racial equity work aims to dismantle systemic barriers and increase opportunities for communities of color, tying to the foundation’s mission to improve the life trajectory of vulnerable, marginalized people and communities. View the site >

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Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)

CLASP is a research and advocacy organization focused on federal, state, and local policies that improve the lives of low-income people. Its work includes improving education and employment outcomes for Black men and boys. View the site >

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Center for Urban Families

This Baltimore-based nonprofit works to connect fathers to their children, creating opportunities for economic and financial security through work, and providing access to other key supportive services. View the site >

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Children’s Defense Fund, Black Community Crusade for Children

The Black Community Crusade for Children has produced research and organized leaders for action. Its successes include the CDF Freedom Schools, Harlem Children’s Zone, and the place-based policy work of PolicyLink. View the site >

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Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color (COSEBOC)

COSEBOC is a national organization of school leaders focused on improving success in school among boys and young men of color. View the site >

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Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

A public policy, research, and educational institute, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation aims to advance the global Black community by developing leaders, informing policy, and educating the public. View the site >

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Executives’ Alliance to Expand Opportunities for Boys and Men of Color

The Executives’ Alliance is a network of national, regional, and local foundations working together to invest in pathways to opportunity to enable America’s young men of color to reach their full potential in school, work, and life. View the site >

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Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation supports African-American men and boys across a wide variety of issues and initiatives, including democratic and accountable government, human rights, and freedom of expression. View the site >

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Frontline Solutions

Frontline Solutions provides consulting and capacity building to nonprofits, governments, and individuals working on social change. Its areas of expertise are education, social innovation, and males of color. View the site >

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Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity

Established at Ohio State University, the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity uses a systems approach to study the causes and consequences of racial disparities and to conceive policy solutions. It investigates opportunity barriers, structural racialization, and communications and attitudes about race. View the site >

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