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Ayo Tometi

Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter and Founder of Diaspora Rising

Bakari Sellers

CNN Political Analyst and Former Member of South Carolina House of Representatives

Dr. Gillian Marcelle

CEO and Founder of Resilience Capital Ventures LLC

Chinedu Enekwe

Partner at Passbooks Ventures and Co-Founder, Nandi Labs

Ebonie Johnson-Cooper

Executive Director, Young Black & Giving Back Institute

Dr. Jacqueline Copeland

Founder, Black Philanthropy Month and The WISE Fund

Sounds of Blackness

Grammy Award Winning Artist

Syndee Winters

Broadway Star and Singer

Ciciley Moore

Senior Program Officer, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Floyd Jones

Community and Partnership Lead, Givebutter

Ben Jealous

President of People For The American Way

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Black Philanthropy Month

Black Philanthropy Month, observed every August, is a global celebration and concerted campaign to elevate African-descent giving and funding equity in all its forms. Since it was established, BPM has reached roughly 18 million people and become an increasingly year-round, diasporic initiative that illuminates the ingenuity and transformative impact of generosity in Black communities.


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Casey Family Programs

We are committed to Building Communities of Hope, a nationwide effort to prevent the need for foster care by supporting families in raising safe, happy and healthy children.

The WISE Fund

The WISE Fund is an innovation enterprise making global climate impact funding and social investing more accessible for all.

Voice.Vision.Value. Black Women Leading Philanthropy

Voice. Vision. Value. is a digital narrative project housed at Foundation for Louisiana.

National Philanthropic Trust

A public charity dedicated to increasing philanthropy in society.

The Association of Black Foundation Executives

ABFE mission is to promote effective and responsive philanthropy in Black communities.

Global Fund for Women

We fund bold, ambitious, and expansive gender justice movements to create long-lasting, meaningful change.

Association of African American Development Officers

AADO’s members are professionals of color and allies that have designated fundraising and/or development as their primary responsibility in their organization.

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation is a regional catalyst, connector and collaborator.


We empower changemakers with the best tools possible to help them make the world a butter place.

Black Philanthropy Initiative at the Arizona Community Foundation

The Black Philanthropy Initiative(BPI) at the Arizona Community Foundation Advancing Equity and Social Justice