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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Mission and Rationale

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

2014 AITF Annual Conference: November 17- 18, 2014 The 2014 AITF Annual Conference will be held in Chicago, IL. The conference will begin with a welcome from the leadership of our host and co-hosts: the University of Ch...Read More

Not Taking Democracy for Granted See remarks from Nancy Cantor, Chancellor, Rutgers University- Newark,  at Higher Educaation for Democratic Innovation: Challenges and Opportunities on June 26, 20...Read More