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A Proposal For Change: Talent-Investing – with Host Rusty Stahl

We’re thrilled to announce that our podcast is back with a brand-new sizzling spring season full of great guests and surprises! We continue to innovate, offering a unique conversation examining the intersection of philanthropy and the nonprofit workforce.  In the season’s premiere episode, Fund the People’s Rusty Stahl offers a quick synopsis of season one, [...]

By | May 18th, 2021|equity, leadership, nonprofit workforce, philanthropy, podcast, Talent Justice Initiative|Comments Off on A Proposal For Change: Talent-Investing – with Host Rusty Stahl

Inauguration Day bop Bonus Episode! With Special Guest Dan Cardinali, Independent Sector

Fund The People: A Podcast with Rusty Stahl is between seasons one and two. But as a bonus to our listeners, we’re excited to bring you our Inauguration Day Special Episode!  First, Rusty Stahl, President and CEO of Fund the People, and host of the podcast offers an urgent call and a vision for a [...]

By | January 20th, 2021|leadership, nonprofit workforce, philanthropy, podcast, racial equity, Talent Justice Initiative|Comments Off on Inauguration Day bop Bonus Episode! With Special Guest Dan Cardinali, Independent Sector

Philanthropy Saves Money On All The Wrong Things: An Interview with Kris Putnam-Walkerly

This season we’re examining the challenge facing the nonprofit workforce. In Episode 9, we explore the scarcity mind-set inside organized philanthropy itself as a major source of the deficit of investment in the nonprofit workforce. We sit down with Kris Putnam-Walkerly, a long-standing consultant to the funding community (and a past consultant to Fund the [...]

By | December 4th, 2020|funders, leadership, nonprofit workforce, podcast, Talent Justice Initiative|Comments Off on Philanthropy Saves Money On All The Wrong Things: An Interview with Kris Putnam-Walkerly

Pay Your Interns: 3 Things You Can Do to Ensure Internships Build Race Equity Culture in Nonprofits

By Yolanda Caldera-Durant, Vice President, Fund the People. For many aspiring professionals of color, unpaid internships and low-paying apprenticeships are one of the few ways they can enter the nonprofit workforce, but they simply are not financially viable. Moreover, their lived experience in communities is not fully valued by potential nonprofit employers. These conditions must [...]

By | September 3rd, 2019|apprenticeship, equity, internships, nonprofit workforce, pipeline, racial equity, Talent Justice Initiative|Comments Off on Pay Your Interns: 3 Things You Can Do to Ensure Internships Build Race Equity Culture in Nonprofits