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Coalition for New Philanthropy


The Coalition for New Philanthropy was a six-year initiative promoting philanthropy in communities of color throughout the metropolitan New York City area, as well as select cities in the United States. The primary purpose of the Coalition is to increase community assets to meet community needs.

The Coalition members include:

. Asian American Federation of New York

.Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York

.Hispanic Federation

.New York Regional Association of Grantmakers

.The Twenty-First Century Foundation

The aims of the Coalition are to empower donors of color and to strengthen community nonprofit organizations. The initiative is designed to offer donors of color information and opportunities to explore their philanthropic options, and support for their efforts to give with more impact and personal satisfaction.

Funding for this project was provided by the National Forum of the Regional Association of Grantmakers' Initiative, New Ventures in Philanthropy, the Edwin Gould Foundation for Children, the Stewart R. Mott Charitable Trust, Surdna Foundation, AXA Foundation, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, The Fund for the City of New York, The Philanthropic Collaborative, Changemakers, The New York Community Trust, the Carnegie Foundation, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, and The Ford Foundation.