The white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, its violent clash with counter-protesters, and the ensuing response from the presidential administration, have sparked heated coverage and debates that have repercussions for communities and civil society. Many in the field of philanthropy have … Read more about PACE Members Respond to Charlottesville
For a detailed summary from the Summit, please click here and visit the Summit event website for additional updates, videos, and resources. PACE is represented on the steering committee of the Democracy at a Crossroads National Summit on civic learning, featuring Supreme Court Justice Sonia … Read more about September 21: Democracy at a Crossroads National Summit
A collaboration between PACE and the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC), this dialogue will take place in conjunction with NCoC's Annual Conference (October 19-20). For more information, or to register, please click here. This salon discussion explores civic education as a tool to help … Read more about October 19: Exploring Civic Learning as a Pathway to Equity & Opportunity
This post also appeared as an update on PACE's Medium publication. “This moment” is a catch-all term many of us in philanthropy, the nonprofit world, and beyond have begun to use to refer to the daunting mix of political and social division, conflict, and upheaval our country is experiencing. At … Read more about A Gift-Wrapped Call to Action: How Will Philanthropy Respond?
At the start of 2017, we reached out to our members and the field with the recognition that our country and its citizens were facing a spectrum of challenges, and outlined our commitment to take active leadership around three strategic issue areas: health & safety, bridging divides, and civic … Read more about Our Commitment to the Field: 2017 and Beyond