The Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service has been announced as the recipient of a grant funded by the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation.
The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation is funding the Center on Community Philanthropy as a part of its commitment to building an equitable infrastructure in Arkansas.
The grant will support The Center’s core programming as well the development of new research on social, economic, educational, and racial equity in Arkansas.
Since its inception in 2006, the Center on Community Philanthropy has displayed a continued commitment to promoting community philanthropy as a powerful influence toward advancing racial equity and promoting positive social change.
About the Center on Community Philanthropy
The Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy was created to focus its teaching, research, and policy-making exclusively on the emerging field of community philanthropy, the idea of giving and sharing time, talent, and treasure from within one’s own community. For further information, visit The Center’s website.
About the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation (WRF) exists to relentlessly pursue economic, educational, social, ethnic, and racial equity for all Arkansans. Governor Winthrop Rockefeller’s commitment, courage, and collaboration created systemic change in Arkansas. This is the legacy WRF was founded on more than 45 years ago and the inspiration for AR Equity 2025. WRF envisions an equitable Arkansas in which all Arkansans have jobs that pay a livable wage, a quality education, and the chance to thrive and prosper. For more information on the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, go to www.wrfoundation.org.
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