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2012 LGBTQ Grantmakers Retreat
January 11th - 14th, Miami Beach, FL

LGBTQ Grantology: IT's All in the Mix

Grantmakers at retreat


Download audio from the retreat sessions below.

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For inquiries about audio recordings from this gathering, please contact Naa Hammond at naa@lgbtfunders.org.






Cross Issue Movement Building

Framer/facilitator: Katherine Acey, Executive Director Emeritus, Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (introduced by Karen Zelermyer, Funders for LGBTQ Issues)

Panel 1:
Caitlin Breedlove, Southerners on New Ground
Maria del Rosario Rodriguez, Florida Immigration Coalition
Vincent Jones, Liberty Hill Foundation

Panel 2:
Rea Carey, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
Ai-jen Poo, Domestic Workers United and Caring Across Generations
Luna Yasui, Open Society Foundations

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Grantmaking for Gender Justice

Framer/facilitator: Kalpana Krishnamurthy, Western States Center (inroduced by Cindy Rizzo, Arcus Foundation)

Dialogue 1:
B. Cole, Brown Boi Project
Mia Herndon, Third Wave Foundation

Dialogue 2:
Riki Wilchins, True Child
Masen Davis, Transgender Law Center

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Capacity Building for Effective Organizations and Alliances

Facilitator/moderator: Roger Doughty, Horizons Foundation
(inroduced by Hez Norton, Third Sector New England)

Panel:
Alice Y Hom, Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy
Paula Morris, Evelyn and Walter Haas Jr. Foundation
Curtis Lipscomb, KICK
Alfonso Wenker, PFund Foundation

Speaker: Emily Goldfarb, Gold Rio Consulting and RoadMap

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Creating Opportunities for Collective Strategy and Action

Framer: Karen Zelermyer, Funders for LGBTQ Issues

Speaker:
Manuel Pastor, Program for Environmental and Regional Equity and Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration, USC

Respondents:
Surina Khan, Ford Foundation
Tim Sweeney, Gill Foundation
Moderator: Andy Lane, Johnson Family Foundation

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