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September 14, 2016
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Foundations Bet It All on Advancing Equity

Fred Joe

Mario Parker-Milligan of the Oregon Student Association discusses the Meyer Memorial Trust's new, equity-focused grant-making approach at an information session hosted by a Latino labor union.

Three years ago, after an emotional staff retreat that focused on race and injustice, the Meyer Memorial Trust identified a new purpose: advancing equity.

At the time, employees at the now-$790-million Oregon foundation didn’t know just how big a...

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