Resources which you may find useful

Acknowledgement that the majority of these resources are from the USA – but that is where most of the learning is emanating from, at the moment. Do get in contact if you are aware of any UK resources which have been omitted.

Foundation DEI Policies & Practice Toolkits

ACF DEI Report:   https://www.acf.org.uk

A Practical Guide to DEI:   https://grantcraft.org

Ford Foundation DEI Resources for Funders:   https://www.fordfoundation.org

Assess how equitable your funding is:   https://nonprofitaf.com

Incorporate DEI in grantmaking checklist: http://www.equityinphilanthropy.org

Assessment Tool from Justice Funders: http://justicefunders.org

Grantee-Centric Philanthropy: https://philanos.org

Implicit Bias in Grantmaking: https://philanthropynewyork.org

Intersectionality in Grantmaking:   https://www.nfg.org

Shifting Power

Power Moves:   Walking the Talk on Diversity

Shifting power to communities:   https://ssir.org

Shifting power through participatory grantmaking:   https://grantcraft.org

Toolkits to help communicate ideas about DEI

D5 Coalition Communication Tools:    http://www.d5coalition.org

Equally Ours (UK) Guide:   https://www.equallyours.org.uk

Racial Justice

The Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity’s definitive guide to grantmaking with a racial justice lens plus additional resources:   https://racialequity.org

List of resources for Racial Equity:   http://www.racialequityresourceguide.org

Further resources for Racial Equity:   https://www.arabellaadvisors.com

Making the case for Racial Equality:   https://docs.google.com 

LGBTQ+

Enhance grantmaking to the LGBTQ community:   https://londonfunders.org.uk

LGBTQ people in philanthropy:   https://lgbtfunders.org

Collecting Data:   https://lgbtfunders.org

Non- Discrimination Policy:   https://lgbtfunders.org

Building a more inclusive workplace:   https://www.stonewall.org.uk

Disability

European Foundation Centre Disability Network:   https://www.efc.be

Practical Tool for Foundations:   https://efc.issuelab.org

Focus on what funders are doing:   https://efc.issuelab.org

Disability Inclusive Grantmaking:    https://www.fordfoundation.org

A Donor’s guide to Inclusion:   https://disabilityrightsfund.org

Participatory grantmaking with the Disability Rights Fund:  https://grantcraft.org

Gender

Grantmaking with a Gender Lens:   https://grantcraft.org

Grantmaking with a Gender Lens – Case Studies https://efc.issuelab.org

Gender-Lens Philanthropy:   https://pfc.ca

Colonialism & Philanthropy

Decolonizing Wealth,  Villanueva, E. (2018) Oakland: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Philanthropic Colonialism:   https://knowledge.ckgsb.edu.cn

Addressing Historical Slavery: https://www.insidephilanthropy.com

Slavery and Donations:   https://www.cafonline.org

Philanthropy as Colonialism:   https://nonprofitquarterly.org

Foundation Characteristics & DEI

Family Foundations:   https://www.cof.org

Community Foundations:   https://www.cof.org

Independent Foundations:   https://www.cof.org