BPM - Gwen Webber-McLeod

"I am obligated to be a leader and philanthropist who leverages every resource she has to ensure Black people have access and the opportunity to become all they desire to be."

Kimberly Sadowski, senior vice president & chief financial officer, walks us through how the Community Foundation is working to encourage diversity and belonging in the workplace.

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Giving Voice Spring 2022: Cover Story

We all deserve to be able to go about our daily lives feeling safe from harm. But the egregious violence and senseless loss of life witnessed in Buffalo this past weekend is a stark reminder that Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Latino and Native American community...

Learn why we are striving to partner with more minority and/or women-owned business enterprises (MWBE) when making purchasing decisions.

Darrell Buckingham, program officer, explains how ending childhood lead poisoning also addresses racial equity.

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Central New York is bursting with creativity; Black Media Mogul Maker seeks to amplify its potential.

Pragya Murphy, development officer, introduces our new SRI investment pool, which includes DEI values.

Ahmeed Turner, executive director, Say Yes Syracuse, explains how the scholarship program helps break down barriers toward racial equity in education.

NyShaun’s passion pours into my healthcare advocate vocation at all levels.