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 responded, and PACE stands alongside our members and partners in condemning racism, extremism, and violence in all its manifestations. We affirm our commitments to equality and equity, liberty and justice, and active and informed civic engagement–ideals that serve as the bedrock of a free, democratic, and civil society.  

What follows is a collection of our members’ responses to the events of Charlottesville and the issues it raises for our work. Omissions are unintentional and we will continue updating as needed:

For a larger picture of partner and peer responses to Charlottesville, please visit this list, curated by the United Philanthropy Forum