The three days I spent interacting with colleagues, new and old, brought home how much we have collectively missed out on over the past two years of COVID – the value of face-to-face human connection is not something that can be replaced with video meetings.
Moving forward from this month, I hope that each of you will follow the example of our youth leaders and partners—take action for your own mental health, support issues that matter to you, and use your vote to hold elected officials accountable for taking action—or run for office yourself. And reach out to encourage a partner to join you.
Sierra Fox-Woods, Program Officer with The Upswing Fund, reflected on last week's Mental Health Youth Action Forum at the White House, and how it showed the power of meaningful youth engagement and culturally specific care.
Today, Panorama is announcing our Collaborative Learning from Impact Philanthropy initiative, which encompasses research, peer learning, and knowledge sharing, with a goal of informing and educating both the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors about best practices in making and managing large grants.
Here's how we set about analyzing the diversity, intersectionality, and geography of MacKenzie Scott's transformational giving.