July Resource Roundup

GRANTMAKERS hosts a robust library of philanthropic knowledge and each month, we add the best new reports from the field. In July, we added several reports that will help grantmakers grow as professionals. 


  • The Status of Black Women in the United States, from Institute for Women’s Policy Research (report)
  • Race to Lead: Confronting the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap, from Building Movement Project (report)
  • Angela Glover Blackwell on Racial Equity (video
  • Exploring Microcultures and Why They Matter, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (report)

Resources on eliminating barriers to nonprofit impact

  • “The Third Wave Fund is Funding the People Usually Overlooked by Big Philanthropy,” Fast Company (article)
  • The Nonprofit Nerd – story on a grantwriter & grantmaker learning together (article

Resources on New and Diverse Philanthropies

  • “Crazy Good Turns” – two retired execs award nonprofits big grants for telling their stories (podcast)