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Meet the Team

Our diverse and talented staff work hard and are committed to excellence in pursuit of impact. We prize our distinctive culture, which puts people first, values diversity, authentic and open communication, and mission-focus, and emphasizes a supportive, caring, and collegial environment.

Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan

We are committed to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment, where all feel welcomed to be authentic and contribute fully.

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CEP News

Are we actually in the middle of a generosity crisis?

Did you donate to charity in the past, but no longer do so?  If the answer is yes, you’re not alone. For the second year in a row, the philanthropy research foundation Giving USA reported that fewer Americans are donating to nonprofits than they...

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Most grantmakers don’t seem to know if they are effective

Is your foundation any good? I don’t mean: is it big, or does it give away a lot, or does it run an efficient process, or do the grantees achieve much. Rather, I mean: are you any good at being a foundation? Are you effective? Are you good at finding work that will...

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