The impact of philanthropy is often constrained by concerns around the symptoms of poverty and injustice, missing in the process the factors that perpetuate them. Good social justice grantmaking attempts to ultimately address the root causes and mechanisms that underlie unjust treatment.
Social Justice Philanthropy: An Initial Framework for Positioning this Work
October 2012. WINGS webinar presented by: Albert Ruesga, President and CEO, Greater New Orleans Foundation, and Halima Mahomed, Philanthropy Program Advisor, TrustAfrica. Moderator: Chandrika Sahai, Network Coordinator, Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace