AITF Anchor Institutions Task Force

The Anchor Institutions Task Force is an ongoing think tank developing long-term strategies, and making the case for the crucial role of anchor institutions in economic and community development.

REPG Race & Equity in Philanthropy Group

The REPG brings together foundations committed to improving their ability to effectively promote racial equity in their operations and practices.

COIN Civic Opportunities Initiative Network

COIN is a network of young people, community-based organizations, institutions of higher education, and philanthropists dedicated to strengthening the education pipeline and promoting civic engagement.

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A New York City – based global consulting firm, Marga Incorporated provides strategic advice and research to strengthen various pathways to improve society.  These pathways are manifested in a variety of ways, from philanthropic giving initiatives to creative partnerships that leverage the combined resources of the public and private and nonprofit sectors.  Marga’s clients have spanned a wide range of institutions... R

The Civic Opportunity Initiative Network Diversity & Democracy has published a new article titled "The Civic Opportunity Initiative Network" by David Maurrasse. Click here to read more about the COIN model...Read More

New! AITF 2013 Literature Review AITF 2013 Literature Review The AITF has just finished their 2013 Anchor Institutions Literature Review, which assesses the growing body of research and writing on a...Read More