Philanthropy and White Supremacy: A Conversation with Pamela Shifman & Vanessa Daniel

Philanthropy and White Supremacy: A Conversation with Pamela Shifman & Vanessa Daniel

If you’ve ever heard her speak or read her writing, you know that Melissa Harris-Perry is going to teach you something you didn’t already know, while also sharing her truth. In her interview on the Social Change Diaries, she does just that- with a no holds barred sit down with Vanessa.keep reading
Roll Call!

Roll Call!

Wondering what we’ve been up to these past few months? We’ve got some exciting new clients on the roster, and some juicy coverage we’ve secured that helps elevate their missions. Hit this link to read more about our recent impactful work for ROC United, Help for Children, Animal Farm Foundation and ChemoCars.keep reading
6 Tips for Gala Planning That Nobody Ever Told You

6 Tips for Gala Planning That Nobody Ever Told You

We love planning galas. Galas allow us to combine all of our organizational strengths – strategy, creativity and execution- while also giving us an opportunity to stretch and grow, as we try new things.keep reading
Wakeman CEO Chosen for Prestigious 914 Inc. "Women In Business" Award

Wakeman CEO Chosen for Prestigious 914 Inc. "Women In Business" Award

Shirley Chisholm once said, "If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair." As the founder of a social change agency, I have often found myself not only bringing the chair, but the table too, to conversations and spaces in which I advocate for the nonprofits we serve. keep reading
Ana Marie Argilagos on Philanthropy By, For and About Latino Communities

Ana Marie Argilagos on Philanthropy By, For and About Latino Communities

There are an estimated 55 million Hispanic people in the United States, comprising over 17% of the population and Ana Marie Argilagos is working to usher in a new generation of philanthropy that is for, by, and about the Latino community. Looking to fill the gap unmet by institutional philanthropy, Ana talks candidly about what philanthropy looks like for Latinos and the exciting opportunities that lie ahead.keep reading
Edgar Villanueva on Decolonizing Wealth in America

Edgar Villanueva on Decolonizing Wealth in America

Through a fascinating look at the history of our country, Edgar Villanueva provides a powerful, insightful argument for us to evaluate institutional philanthropy today. He believes that the way forward is to "heal the pain of the past and restore balance to the land." Tune in to hear his powerful call-to-action to decolonize wealth in America.keep reading