We Will See You ‘On The Ground’ in Indianapolis

Grassroots Grantmakers’ “On The Ground” is a nontraditional, neighborhood-based, resident-led conference experience featuring “learning journeys” in the host community. Our 2019 conference will be in July in Indianapolis. With its community-based focus that’s been so popular with past participants, On The Ground is different from many traditional conferences. But it

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News & Views

New Executive Director Named

Grassroots Grantmakers, a national professional development and membership organization serving foundations and grassroots leaders collaboratively working to positively impact communities, today announced Roderick D.S. Wheeler

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The City Repair Project

The City Repair Project began in Portland, Oregon almost 20 years ago with the idea that localization — of culture, of economy, of decision making

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Open Bite Night

Open Bite Night is a great example of the asset-based philosophy in action, because it’s both organized and run by people in the community. The

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Make Art, Talk Race

An innovative practice developed by members of Neighbor Up that brings people together to talk about race and racism while creating art.

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Training & Resources

Neighborhoods Matter

Too often in the U.S., the land of opportunity, our residents’ childhood addresses determine their future success. Data provided by a new online resource, The

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