Our weekly digest of client news and events.
In contending with COVID-19, Acting fast is critical, particularly when it comes to getting money to the most impacted people and making commonsense demands like protecting the health and safety of justice- and systems-involved youth. But, it is at times like this when we need to pause, take a breath, and put strategy first. Read Change Consulting Communications Director Anna Ghosh’s blog post on communicating with purpose in urgent times HERE.
We want to hear directly from our nonprofit, community-based partners about the communications struggles you are facing in this moment and how we might be able to support you to communicate effectively in this moment -- the survival of our organizations and the people we serve is at stake. Will you take a few minutes to fill out this survey to help us understand how we might best serve you and share with your peers?
For the fourth year in a row, Essie Justice Group is bailing out Black mamas to be home with their children before Mother's Day. In the COVID-19 crisis, this work is even more urgent—every night in a jail cell puts Black mamas at risk of contracting and dying from COVID-19. Donate today to help to #FreeBlackMamas at bit.ly/CABailOuts
In honor of International Workers’ Day this May 1, Rework the Bay launched a new website to house news and updates on their critical work to build an equitable Bay Area where everyone, especially low-income working people, have access to quality, empowered jobs.
Northern California Grantmakers is hosting a series of events to help funders navigate the COVID-19 outbreak and ensure that grantee partners on the frontlines of the pandemic have the support they need to help our communities through this unprecedented time. Chronicle of Philanthropy.
This Monday, May 4 Alliance for Girls will host an online convening for girls' champions in Santa Clara County to share resources on how to keep nonprofit/direct service organizations providing critical support running, and the girls and gender-expansive they serve safe. RSVP at: bit.ly/AFGSantaClaraCounty