Let’s All Pull Together: Reflections from Harambee 2023
In this blog, Candid’s Adia Colar reflects on her recent experience attending ABFE’s 2023 Harambee Conference.
May 23, 2023
5 things to know about philanthropy to HBCUs
Discover five key insights about funding disparities in philanthropy to HBCUs based on Candid and ABFE’s new research report.
May 9, 2023
A clarion call to invest in historically Black colleges and universities
Introducing ABFE and Candid’s new report, Philanthropy and HBCUs: Foundation funding to historically Black colleges and universities.
May 2, 2023
Advancing racial equity for effective environmental grantmaking
When it comes to advancing racial equity in their work, learn how Environmental Grantmakers Association leads by example by using demographic data and insights to direct funding to BIPOC-led grantees.
April 25, 2023
Demographics via Candid: Building a movement to promote equity in the social sector
Hear first-hand from leading organizations that are building a demographic data-led movement to advance equity in the social sector.
March 1, 2023
Removing cost as a barrier to nonprofit training
As part of our commitment to advancing equity in the social sector, we are excited to announce that virtually all Candid’s trainings are now free of cost.
February 22, 2023
We’re listening: Updates to the race and ethnicity options on the Candid profile
Candid has refined the way we collect data about race and ethnicity. In this blog, we share details about the changes, their implications, and the thinking that went into making them.
February 16, 2023
So you’ve defined “BIPOC-led”…but how will you measure it?
This blog outlines four key reasons why quantifying what it means to be a BIPOC-led organization is more difficult than you’d think.
February 15, 2023
Words to Avoid—2023 Edition
It’s that time again—Words to Avoid, 2023, a list of words, terms, and phrase to reconsider before using.
January 13, 2023
Demographics via Candid: A data-driven approach to encourage equitable funding practices
Demographics via Candid is a data-driven initiative aimed at encouraging equitable funding practices and reducing administrative burdens for nonprofits. Find out how to get involved!
January 4, 2023
Why defining BIPOC-led is harder than you think
The term BIPOC-led is today’s king of philanthropic buzzwords. But what does it actually mean? Find out why defining BIPOC-led might be harder than you’d think.
December 8, 2022
The 10th annual human rights report: collaborating to drive impact
As we look to these new findings, we uplift why they matter and how this partnership strengthens our goals to map and improve tracking of the field of philanthropy.
October 28, 2022