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Q&A: Smart Giving During a Crisis

This article originally appeared in the Fall 2020 edition of the Smart Giver Newsletter. Not on our mailing list? Sign up here to receive the next edition in your mailbox. Q: I gave in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and/or the nationwide uprisings. How can I continue to support these causes now and in the… Read more

Part III: Our Journey Through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit

This is part three of our Journey Through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit blog series. You can read part one here and part two here. Here at Charities Review Council, we’re committed to taking ourselves through the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit on an annual basis, and we’re sharing our findings and key learnings… Read more

Working Toward Equity: 8 Action Steps for your Board & Staff

On June 1st, Charities Review Council (the Council) closed for the day to give our staff, board, and constituents a moment to reflect on the loss of George Floyd. Since then, our conversations at the Council have centered around what we can do — both now and in the future — to recenter our mission around equity… Read more

Thank You for Joining Us on Facebook Live

Thank you for joining us on Facebook Live! For those who weren’t able to join us live, don’t worry. You can view the recording here. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Toolkit: Discounts Available! During the conversation, Kris talked all about the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Toolkit, which helps organizations assess and strengthen three important areas… Read more

Minnesota Nonprofits Open Doors to Healing and Understanding

The following statement was created in partnership with nonprofit leaders in Minnesota and represents our shared desire for healing, understanding, justice, and change.  Nonprofit leaders representing many of Minnesota’s 501c3 organizations are mourning the tragic, senseless murder of George Floyd. Our thoughts are with Mr. Floyd’s family, and the broader community. His life mattered. We… Read more

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