After last year’s racially motivated violence in Charlottesville, Lumina Foundation was among organizations that said the country must move beyond words to action. Today, in partnership with Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, we are announcing the Lumina Fund for Racial Justice and Equity.
The one-time investment of $1 million will be used to support colleges and universities that are working to improve their campus climates by providing opportunities for constructive racial dialogue. Competitive proposals will include:
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors will award two types of grants:
The request for proposals (RFP) describes the grant competition in greater detail. Please review the grant application and consider how this support might advance progress toward equity goals. Applications are due Feb. 26, 2018.
SHU hopes to foster a safer community | March 11, 2018 | The Setonian