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On the Precipice

Posted on June 8, 2020 by Crystal Hayling

Photo credit: Franceska Gámez (Trust Your Struggle Collective) & Nathanial Baysa This article was originally published by The Libra Foundation and is re-posted here with permission. We’re getting near the edge. Nonviolent protests sparked by the murder of Black people (George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and countless others) are filling the streets of more than 400 cities, all to… Read More

Growing the Movement for Human Rights: an Evaluation of the Libra Foundation’s Grantmaking

Posted on September 22, 2009 by The Libra Foundation

In 2008 The Libra Foundation, a family foundation established in 2003, undertook a grantee evaluation as part of a multi-year effort to reflect upon its impact and practices as a grantmaker. The evaluation sought to understand how well The Foundation had been meeting the organizational goals of 1) supporting the domestic and international human rights movement and 2) serving as a partner and resource for grantees… Read More