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W.K. Kellogg Foundation;
As the country becomes more diverse, schools that successfully engage all families will transform learning and leadership. This executive summary captures "takeways" from partnerships forged by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) to create environments where teachers, families and community members can effectively collaborate and share power.
Money & Movements brought together 100+ activists & funders to strategise about the future of resourcing feminist movements and social change globally. We came from around the world and across movements – women's rights, sex workers' rights, LBQTI rights, youth, indigenous rights, environmental and economic justice, disability rights, health, and more.
Together, we asked:* What is the change we want to see... bold and fully-resourced?* What do our movements need to be resilient?* What would a transformative funding ecosystem look like?* What is the future of funding?
Each of these graphics illustrates a key takeaway from Money & Movements. They are meant to inspire funders and movements seeking to build a more just world. Learn more and find versions of this tool in Spanish and French at: https://www.mamacash.org/en/money-and-movements
Funders for LGBTQ Issues;
Produced as a part of Funder's for LGBTQ Issues' Grantmakers United for Trans Communities (GUTC) Initiative, this infographic highlights the needs of the more than 1 million trans people in the United States and notes the current scale and scope of funding for trans issues.
Transgender Americans face alarmingly high rates of poverty and homelessness, struggle with considerable health disparities, and constantly confront ill-informed stigma. While funding for transgender communities in the United States has increased four-fold in the last five years, as of 2016, it still totals less than $17 million a year. As a result for every $100 awarded by US foundations, only 3 cents benefits trans communities.
Heartland Alliance National Initiatives on Poverty & Economic Opportunity;
This infographic highlights current trends in how well the homeless service system is connecting people exiting the system with employment and income. The infographic is based on an analysis of the Department of Housing and Urban Development's Continuum of Care System Performance Measure data from 2016.
Global Handwashing Partnership;
This infographic introduces the key data on hand hygiene and sepsis, and shares what you can do to support health workers and prevent sepsis.
Heartland Alliance Policy And Advocacy;
March 23, 2018 marks 8 years since the Affordable Care Act has been enacted. This healthcare programs has brought affordable and quality care to millions, including over 1 million Illinoisans. View our infographic to see the impact of the ACA in Illinois and to celebrate another year of healthcare access for millions, including those that Heartland Alliance serves in Illinois and across the nation.
Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures, an annual report released by the Alzheimer's Association®, reveals the burden of Alzheimer's and dementia on individuals, caregivers, government and the nation's health care system.
IIE Center for Academic Mobility Research & Impact;
IIE and AIFS Foundation's 2018 publication synthesized some of the existing research that examines the positive correlation between employability and study abroad. The report gives a comprehensive picture of the benefits of study abroad and includes recommendations for higher education institutions, industry, and graduates to better articulate the value of study abroad for the contemporary marketplace. Here are 8 takeaways from the report.
Women's Funding Network;
Economic security is a core priority for many of our member funds. They also understand that lasting security requires that violence be reduced, leadership increased, and health outcomes improved. Learn more about where member grantmaking dollars went in 2016.
The Yetu Initiative, which works to strengthen community philanthropy in order to support local developmentoutcomes, commissioned a research on Corporate Philanthropy in Kenya. The complete findings for thereport can be downloaded from www.yetu.org
Women's Foundation of Southern Arizona;
Arizona faces a skills gap. Simultaneously, a vast majority of single mothers with young children lack any kind of postsecondary degree, which substantially limits their job prospects and earning potential - leaving them to rely on assistance benefits. But in order for these parents to pursue training and education for higher-earning skilled jobs, affordable childcare is crucial. With the right support, this population can fill Arizona jobs.
Whether you've had surgery or are preparing to have surgery, you may be concerned that your doctor will prescribe you opioids. To successfully manage your pain while minimizing addiction risks, it's imperative to discuss all of your options with your physician and ask as many questions as possible before taking an opioid medication.