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Increasing attention to how much and where money flows—or doesn’t

For decades, challenging questions have been raised about the power dynamics within philanthropy. Who benefits? Which needs and communities are given priority? And most contentiously, how much funding is being distributed and where money flows? While these questions are not…

By Teri Behrens, Ph.D. (she/her) and Michael D. Layton, Ph.D. (he/him)

March 10, 2021

Mexican president targets U.S. philanthropy, but it’s Mexican civil society that could take the hit

On Friday August 28, 2020, four days before I officially became the W.K. Kellogg Chair for Community Philanthropy at the Johnson Center, I knew what the topic of my inaugural blog for this platform would be. That day, Mexico’s president,…

By Michael D. Layton, Ph.D. (he/him)

September 22, 2020