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As threats to digital rights continue, it is important to protect civil society actors who are increasingly embracing digital spaces...
April 28th, 2021
May 19-20 Rapidly developing technologies can be an unprecedented force for good, but too often codify and amplify existing forms...
May 19 - 20th, 2021
Stanford PACS’ Effective Philanthropy Learning Initiative (EPLI) is excited to announce its next Education for Philanthropy Professionals program, a virtual, executive-style...
April 15 - 30th, 2021
Community Solutions, an organization working to measurably end homelessness throughout U.S. communities, received a $100 million dollar grant from the...Read More
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