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GEO's 2022 National Conference

Join us at our National Conference, hosted in partnership with Forefront

Grantmakers and other practitioners will have the opportunity to come together in Chicago, Illinois to explore challenges and uncover solutions with fellow grantmakers who are leaning into transformational change that creates a just, connected and inclusive society where we can all thrive.

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Reimagining Capacity Building: Navigating Culture, Systems & Power

This publication builds on the principles outlined in Strengthening Nonprofit Capacity and will take a critical look at the ways in which capacity-building practices can be grounded in approaches that acknowledge and center racial equity.
  • October 20, 2021

Change Leaders in Philanthropy: A Conversation with Marisa Magallenez of Albuquerque Community Foundation

GEO’s Change Leaders in Philanthropy Fellowship (CLIPF) launched in 2016 to offer an intensive, peer coaching-focused learning experience for senior leaders in philanthropy. This blog series features the perspectives and stories of several CLIPF fellows.
  • May 5, 2022
Annual Report

Annual Report 2018-2020

Across the philanthropic sector, the last several years have been a clear period of transformation, marked by the recognition that business as usual is no longer feasible for the creation of a just, connected and inclusive society.
  • November 8, 2021

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