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August 04, 2016
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Black Lives Matter Groups Push Grant Makers to Step Outside Their Comfort Zones

Movement for Black Lives

A conference last year called the Movement for Black Lives National Convening gathered several thousand people to discuss racial-justice work, eventually spawning a policy platform that activists are asking foundations to support.

Nonprofit leaders tied to the Black Lives Matter movement are calling for grant makers to support their sweeping new policy platform by providing money for general operating expenses and ideas that require comprehensive social change, not just a...

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