Please join us on April 16 at 3 p.m. ET to hear from Jessy Tolkan, the Executive Director of the Energy Action Coalition. In addition to a full report on the Power Shift 2009 Summit, she will update us on the youth movement’s plans to make sure Power Shift is just the beginning of a major policy and energy shift in the U.S.
Feel free to pass this invitation to others who may be interested. To join the call, please RSVP to Orelda Hicks, ohicks [at] sorosny [dot] org and call in to the following number:read more >>
The Sillerman Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy highlighted one of FCCP's members, Access Strategies Fund, in a report describing how small family foundations make major impacts by funding public policy change.
The report reviews the literature concerning foundations and policy, considers historical trends in philanthropic involvement in policy, and highlights recent interest in engagement between foundations and the policy sphere.read more >>
SENIOR PROGRAM OFFICER, CITIZENS' EMPOWERMENT AND DEMOCRACY
The Wallace Global Fund, a private charitable foundation located in Washington DC, with program areas in environmental sustainability, international family planning and reproductive rights, criminal justice and civil rights, and media reform and civic participation, is seeking a Senior Program Officer for its Citizens' Empowerment and Democracy Program.read more >>
Save the Date: Web Briefing: June 16
The State of Equal Opportunity in 2009
2pm – 4pm (ET)/11am-1pm (PT)
Please join us for a web-based discussion to hear national updates on equal opportunity & anti-equal opportunity ballot initiatives, learn about efforts in Nebraska to maintain support for equal opportunity programs, review pending cases in the courts regarding race conscious policies and programs and lastly, discuss efforts to ensure equal opportunity in economic stimulus implementation.read more >>