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4 Fall Reads to Spark a Conversation on Equity and Inclusion

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How do systemic racism and other structures of injustice influence our day-to-day work in the nonprofit sector? In organizations that aim to change the world, there can be a presumption of goodness—an overarching idea that our positive intentions are enough. But an intentional focus on equity and inclusion must be at the forefront of social […]

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5 Memoirs That Teach the Value of Self-Acceptance

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The best memoirs are more than just inspiring. They help you recognize you’re not alone in your struggles. Authored by intelligent, creative women, these five recently published books offer insight into unique personal and professional paths—and lessons learned along the way. 1.More than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) […]

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Reading List | 12 Resources to Help You Understand and Promote Racial Equity

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You’ve probably been hearing more about racial equity in social-impact spaces lately. The concept isn’t new, but many organizations and foundations—which are still largely led by white people—are beginning to focus on racial equity in their missions and programs. Sine this language may be new to you, refer to the below reading list to make […]

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4 Books to Inspire Summer Adventure

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There’s not always enough time (or money) for social-impact professionals to embark on a truly epic adventure. But with the early days of summer just a few short weeks away, it’s easy to start daydreaming about empty meeting calendars and a few screen-free days to really enjoy the season. Summer vacation is officially on the […]

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