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Board Inclusion Assessment & Recruitment Workshop

Begin 2020 by committing to make your board more diverse and inclusive! The New Philanthropists invites you to apply to their Nonprofit Board Assessment Program, First Look, that helps a board prepare for the transformational process required to increase diversity. Identify your challenges through their Recruitment workshop and learn the right strategies to build a better board!  Recruitment Workshop: In […]

Introducing the Legacy Leadership Circle

When TNP was just an idea, I know we wanted, no, needed an advisory council that was represented by the community, a group of people that truly represented what an inclusive board could look like. This week, we did just that. We’ve been developing the LEGACY LEADERSHIP CIRLCE, TNP’s newly formed advisory council. This isn’t your typical advisory council though. […]

TNP is excited to welcome a NEW Board Member!

We are honored to have LaRessa Quintana join The New Philanthropists board! LaRessa’s leadership, experience, and drive for diversity, equity and inclusion is welcomed and a great addition to our leadership. Here’s an intro to this amazing leader, and now board member: LaRessa is a 5th generation Texan raised in Austin, Texas. In 2020 she served as campaign manager for […]

TNP Spotlight: Laura Razo

In honor of International Women’s Day we had a deep discussion with board leader, education professional and TNP advocate Laura Razo. Laura has an amazing story as a philanthropist and activist, and shares her advice on how leaders can also make a difference in revolutionary ways! Enjoy this read on an amazing community leader. Tell us about your community involvement […]

TNP Welcomes New Board Members!

2022 has just begun and The New Philanthropists is excited to launch this year with phenomenal talent, leadership and gamechangers that are committed to creating change in their communities in profound ways. We invite you to learn more about these thought-leaders, connect with them and join our momentum in helping Austin become more diverse, equitable and inclusive.

Welcome: 2021 Mentees of Color

“I find purpose connecting with the non-profit community. I thrive in areas where I consciously connect with privileged leaders, disenfranchised community members and support our collective shift away from internalized systems of oppression. Raised an ARMY brat, I am a cultural chameleon & I aspire to infiltrate historic systems with mindfulness as my mission, and femme leadership values as my […]

TNP announces its 2021 Mentors!!

The New Philanthropists is excited to introduce its 2021 Mentors for the Board Mentors of Color Program. These gamechangers have made a significant difference in the community and have committed their careers to uplifting voices and paving the way. We are thrilled to have them share their lived experiences and lead their mentees into board service! The Board Mentors of […]

TNP welcomes new boards members!

The New Philanthropists proudly welcomes Janice Omadeke and Ian Burk to join our Board of Directors. Janice Omadeke is the CEO and Founder of The Mentor Method, an enterprise platform helping companies keep and develop their diverse talent using the proven power of mentorship. Ian Burk is currently leading in the tech industry with his role at Upland Software and has […]

TNP introduces The Equity Chair Part 2!

The New Philanthropists is proud to launch the second part of The Equity Chair Workshop series. We invite you to participate in an engaging workshop focused on helping you build a better board through inclusive leadership strategies. TNP has designed curriculum to help participants, like you, take active roles as inclusive leaders in order to engage board members in diversity, […]

Introducing The Board Matching Program

The New Philanthropists is excited to launch The Board Matching Program! We are focused on providing a comprehensive approach that helps nonprofit boards become more diverse, inclusive and equitable, and gives leaders of color the opportunity, support and access to have a seat at the table. We know that this cultural shift takes time and commitment, and for this reason The […]

LVLS: The New Philanthropists feat. Paulina Artieda

Want to hear about the importance of serving on nonprofit boards as a BIPOC leader? TNP’s Executive Director, Paulina Artieda, and LVLS podcast personalities, Rudolph Garrison and Kris X Ward, engage in a rich discussion on why board service matters, why representation is needed at the table and the benefits of serving on a board. The New Philanthropists wants to […]

Announcing the 2020 Board Mentors of Color Mentees!

The New Philanthropists is excited to welcome our newest co-hort of mentees to the Board Mentors of Color program (BMOC). This program was set up to support new and experienced board members of color by matching them with established community leaders as mentors and provides them opportunities to develop community leadership skills, build & deepen community relationships and gain support […]