Focus Areas DEI Resources Resources for building equity and justice into your grantmaking practice and organizational operations. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion DEI Resources Member Learning Our Commitment Check Out These DEI Resources Rural Urban Bridging: Learning Videos and Resources Materials from MCF’s Rural Urban Bridging for Impact (RUBI) initiative support growth around bridging rural and urban spaces. MCF Corporate Benchmarking Surveys 2021-2022 View the results of recent benchmarking surveys of corporate community affairs programs and corporate foundations in Minnesota. June 10, 2023 MCF Leads: Aligning Our Values With Our Holiday Policy A message from President Susie Brown about MCF's holiday policy. Grantmaking with a Racial Justice Lens: A Practical Guide Read reflections, frameworks and tools for advancing racial justice in any philanthropic setting. Becoming a Better Ally: Supporting Racial Equity in Rural Minnesota Join a conversation with foundation leaders who are working to advance racial equity in rural communities and small cities in Greater Minnesota. Learning Series Keynote: Imagining an Anti-Racist Sector This video explores what it will take for us to diminish racism and combat white supremacy in our state. The 2018 Diversity Among Philanthropic Professionals Report This report asked participants to identify their role within their foundation, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, race / ethnicity, and disability status. Awake to Woke to Work: Building a Race Equity Culture The attainment of race equity requires us to examine all four levels on which racism operates (personal, interpersonal, institutional, and structural), recognize our role in enduring inequities, and Transforming Organizational Culture Assessment Tool A tool for advancing racial equity by focusing on internal organizational work to address white culture. Index of Nonprofits Led by and/or Serving Black, Indigenous, People of Color Communities Learn about the essential community resources that are Minnesota's nonprofits led by or primarily serving BIPOC. Systems Change: A Crucial Part of the Ecosystem Minnesota is in the top philanthropic states, yet we continue to have some of the largest gaps in health, education, housing and jobs for BIPOC communities. Environmental Justice: Exploring the Intersection of Environment and Equity Whether or not you’re an environmental funder, striving toward equity requires an understanding of environmental racism and environmental justice. Philanthropy for Systems Change A model for donor collaboration for systems change that learns from and inspires others and generates learning for the broader philanthropic community. Getting to the Heart of Community: Culturally Responsive Evaluations This report presents a process to design an evaluation framework that prioritizes a community's own values and documents a legacy that perpetuates generations from now. Talent Justice Toolkit The resources in Fund the People's Talent Justice Toolkit can be used by nonprofits and funders to increase their investments in talent justice at all stages of the nonprofit career lifecycle. Shifting the Evaluation Paradigm: The Equitable Evaluation Framework Evaluation has the ability to contribute to equity and it must embrace definitions of rigor and validity that reflect the complexity of the work in which many are engaged. Power Moves: Your Essential Philanthropy Assessment Guide for Equity and Justice Taking time out for self-assessment and learning is an important part of the organizational cycle of planning, action and reflection. Principles for Philanthropy: Introductory Presentation MCF offers this PowerPoint deck as a tool for educating your colleagues, staff, board or community members about the Principles for Philanthropy.