Years ago, we placed Nicole Taylor at the new leader of the East Bay Community Foundation. Now as the President and CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, she shares her wisdom and outlines her plan to put the ‘community’ back in ‘community foundation.’ Read the full article in Stanford Magazine.
I felt a range of emotions reading this article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy dated December 5, 2018 (yes, 2018!), that starts with “The problem starts but is not limited to boards, which aren’t nearly as diverse as the grant makers and communities that they serve.” That statement resonated with me and is exactly the challenge […]
In The 360 Group’s work as executive search consultants to foundations and nonprofits, we know that transparency around compensation is a perennially thorny issue, especially for observers outside the sector. I thought I would share some thoughts about how we approach compensation transparency, particularly in light of our efforts to make diversity and equity a […]
Our own Vincent Robinson weighs in on The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s deep dive into the composition of big foundation boards and the ongoing concern that elite perspectives are still drive their decision making, thus hindering their ability to understand and impact the populations that they serve. The Chronicle’s analysis for the first time puts data behind […]
Inside Philanthropy recently profiled prominent foundations that are shifting their strategy to place a high priority on equity. In the spotlight is The Meyer Memorial Trust, one of Oregon’s largest private foundations and long-time partner of The 360 Group. We are proud of Meyer’s leadership in working to remove barriers and address inequities. We are […]
Vincent Robinson weighs in on Green 2.0’s surprising and insightful new report which analyzes the extraordinary lack of diversity among leadership in environmental organizations and the critical role that executive search firms can play. December 8, 2016 NEW YORK, N.Y. — Today, at an event at The New School in New York City, Green 2.0, […]