Thursday, June 26, 2008

Why the revolution will not be funded: The Twelve Most Common Objections to Social Justice Philanthropy

The Revolution will not be funded
The Revolution will Not Be Funded: Beyond the Nonprofit Industrial Complex, edited by INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence
Albert at the wonderful White Courtesy Telephone blog offers this list of U.S. Foundations that fund social justice work in his insightful analysis "The Twelve Most Common Objections to Social Justice Philanthropy."

I post the list because I find it more encouraging... but you will certainly not want to miss the full list of objections:

Arcus Foundation
http://www.arcusfoundation.org/pages_/home_.cfm

Ford Foundation
http://www.fordfound.org/

Gill Foundation
http://www.gillfoundation.org/

Haymarket People’s Fund
http://www.haymarket.org/

Hill-Snowden Foundation
http://www.hillsnowdon.org/beyond/index.asp

JEHT Foundation
http://www.jehtfoundation.org/

Liberty Hill Foundation
http://www.libertyhill.org/libertyvote/

Marguerite Casey Foundation
http://www.equalvoice2008.org/

Open Society Institute
http://www.soros.org/initiatives/regions/usa/usa_overview

Otto Bremmer Foundation
http://www.ottobremer.org/gag.php

Public Welfare Foundation
http://www.publicwelfare.org/

The New World Foundation
http://www.newwf.org/