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 […]
The New Philanthropists proudly announces the launch of the Board Mentors of Color program! This unique opportunity supports new and experienced board members of color by matching them with established community leaders as mentors in order to develop community leadership skills, build & deepen community relationships and gain support in navigating Austin nonprofit boards. Throughout the rest of 2019, selected participants (mentees) […]
Board qualifications need to be reassessed so that they emphasize cultural understanding of the communities the organization is serving, which should result in more people of color on boards, says Mando Rayo, founder of the New Philanthropists, an organization aiming to find 100 people of color who are ready for board service in Austin, Tex., in 2018. Read More…
We’re excited to be part of the DOVIA Conference where our board members, Paulina Artieda and Llyas Salahud-din will share strategies for recruiting people of color for your organizations.