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Tag: Race Equity

Take the 2019 Race to Lead Survey Today

In 2016, the Building Movement Project conducted a national survey on race and leadership in nonprofits. The data from that survey led to the development of the popular Race to Lead report series. This summer, the Race to Lead survey is back! By participating, survey respondents will contribute to one of... more

Building Movement Project Releases Report on CEOs in Nonprofits

For Immediate Release: May 28, 2019 For the nonprofit sector to achieve more diverse leadership, it must not only commit to increasing the number of leaders of color, but also to more effectively supporting those who reach executive roles. (New York, NY) – The Building Movement Project (BMP) today released a... more

Nonprofit Executives and the Racial Leadership Gap: A Race to Lead Brief

The Building Movement Project (BMP) has released a new report, Nonprofit Executives and the Racial Leadership Gap: A Race to Lead Brief, which explores the gaps between executive leaders of color and white leaders and compares nonprofit executives to respondents in staff positions. While nonprofit executives often have difficult jobs... more

Race to Lead: Women of Color in the Nonprofit Sector Executive Summary

The Race to Lead: Women of Color in the Nonprofit Sector report is live!  Based on data from more than 4,000 survey respondents, this latest report in the Race to Lead series shows that women of color encounter systemic obstacles to their advancement over and above the... more

Race to Lead: Women of Color in the Nonprofit Sector

Race to Lead: Women of Color in the Nonprofit Sector is now live at racetolead.org/women-of-color. BMP’s research has already emphasized the need to address deeply embedded biases and systemic barriers that negatively impact the career advancement and experiences of people of color working in the... more

Racial Wealth Learning Simulation: Webinar Re-Cap

This piece is a follow-up to a recent Tools to Engage webinar hosted by the Building Movement Project. The Building Movement Project (BMP) recently hosted a webinar designed to help listeners gain a deeper understanding of the root causes of hunger and the connections between racial equity,... more