Category Archives: Reflections

Facilitating Towards a Grantmaking Groove, pt. 2

The 16 initial meetings described in Part 1 were in many ways about gathering community around a project that exists only to affirm positive initiative by changemakers of color, in a city where bad news often dominates nightly newscasts. Two years later, this is what the Diverse City Fund community looked like at our most recent

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Facilitating Towards a Grantmaking Groove, pt. 1

Taking your time works. That is one of my takeaways of the year-long process that led to the founding of the Diverse City Fund, an all-volunteer initiative which has given away $135,000 to 59 grassroots organizations led by people of color in the last year. As far as we can tell, without the DC Fund

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