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Past Events › Webinar
Videoconference presentation by BMP Co-Director Sean Thomas-BreitfeldÊto share the research and work from the Race to Lead series, specifically focusing on the CEO report and California report, with the Bay Area Capacity Building Funders Group.Find out more »
Building Movement Project's national report onÊWomen of Color in the Nonprofit Sector,Êreleased earlier this year, demonstrates thatÊ"women of color encounter systematic obstacles to their advancement over and above the barriers faced by white women and men of color."ÊÊFurther, race and gender influence career outcomes in the sector more than education levels, training, ambition, and awareness of leadership careers.Ê Author of the report and Senior Research Associate Ofronama Biu will present key findings in the areas of: How women of color…Find out more »
Building Movement Project's national report on Women of Color in the Nonprofit Sector, released earlier this year, demonstrates that "women of color encounter systematic obstacles to their advancement over and above the barriers faced by white women and men of color." Further, race and gender influence career outcomes in the sector more than education levels, training, ambition, and awareness of leadership careers. Author of the report and Senior Research Associate Ofronama Biu will present key findings in the areas of:…Find out more »
Join the Building Movement Project for a webinar to reconnect with New Mexico leaders of color and hold a discussion on how, one year later, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact their work and communities. Moderator: Alicia Lueras Maldonado, President & CEO of Atlixco Productions, LLC; Consultant at BMP Panelists: • Johana Bencomo, Director of Community Organizing of NM CAFé • Henry Brutus, Executive Director of La Casa, Inc. • Angel Charley, Executive Director of Coalition to Stop Violence Against…Find out more »
As we mark the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 shutdowns in the US this March, we welcome you to join us for a conversation with four nonprofit leaders of color on how to ensure a just and equitable recovery and rebuild. We will reflect on the crises and challenges of the past year and learn how leaders are charting future paths for systemic change, solidarity, and sustainability. Moderator: Deepa Iyer, Director of Strategic Initiatives at BMP & Director of SolidarityIs Panelists:…Find out more »
Building Movement Project (BMP) invites you to join us on June 23, 2021 for the release of "Move The Money: Practices and Values for Funding Social Movements," a set of resources geared towards grantmaking institutions eager to expand and deepen their support of social change movements. During our webinar on June 23rd, we will share a series of resources shaped by dialogues with foundations and movement leaders, and host a discussion about why supporting social change movements is critical at…Find out more »
Join the Building Movement Project and SolidarityIs for a teach-in to mark the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and its aftermath. Members of the Solidarity Summits will share insights around deepening connections, being co-conspirators, and building towards co-liberation. WHAT: A teach-in to mark the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and its aftermath, hosted by Building Movement Project and SolidarityIs WHO: Members of the Solidarity Summits, a group of leaders who have been exploring the connections between different social movements WHY: To gain insights around deepening connections, being…Find out more »
Join the Building Movement Project for a conversation with four women of color in philanthropy in New Mexico. We’ll hear about their experiences and pathways into the sector, how they build connections and center community needs, as well as their roles in challenging the status quo and advancing equity in New Mexico. The conversation will be moderated by BMP's New Mexico-based consultant, Alicia Lueras Maldonado. Panelists: Michelle Gutiérrez (W. K. Kellogg Foundation) JoAnn Melchor (New Mexico Foundation) Nichole Rogers (Welstand…Find out more »
Join the Building Movement Project for a conversation about how Black leaders are navigating the nonprofit sector. We will explore key findings from BMP’s newest report on nonprofit executives of color, and share opportunities and recommendations for foundations to invest in and support BIPOC leaders. BMP's Co-Executive Director Sean Thomas-Breitfeld will moderate a panel discussion with: • Karundi Williams, Executive Director of re:power • Margaret Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer of YWCA USA • Prentiss Haney, Co-Executive Director of the Ohio…Find out more »
Join the Building Movement Project for a conversation with philanthropy and movement leaders in New Mexico on "Move The Money: Practices and Values for Funding Social Movements." Panelists will explore how they work with and within grantmaking institutions to expand and deepen their support of organizations, networks, and leaders involved with social change movements. Moderator: Alicia Lueras Maldonado, Consultant at BMP Panelist: Adrián Pedroza, National Executive Director at Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors Panelist: Gabrielle Uballez, Southwest Regional Program Officer at Asset Funders Network Panelist: Henry Rael, Director…Find out more »