Happy Black History Month! We are celebrating Black History Month by highlighting Black leadership in our communities. Please celebrate with us by supporting our Black-led partners! (See the list below.) […]
A call to action: support our Black-led partner organizations this Black History Month Time and again, we are reminded that we must all do more to confront systemic racism in […]
Happy new year, friends! 2020 is behind us, thank goodness. 2021 is ours to shape. We look forward to continuing this collective work with you as we make 2021 another […]
I’m still the Interim ED of RVC. Which was not the plan. When we first discussed extending the timeline, I was opposed. Dominant culture norms made me assume that was a bad thing – we need to change quickly! Be efficient!
2020 has been one of the most challenging years in recent history. The onset of COVID-19, the resulting economic crisis, and the uprising against systemic racism has forced us to […]
As we navigate the health, economic, and racial pandemics, we’re fortunate to have you, our committed donors and funders. You deeply understand how the pandemic increases inequities. Now, more than […]
We hope you are staying warm, connected and in community (socially distancing), and practicing self-care, whatever that might look like for you. In these challenging times, we know that our […]
Despite the unpredictability of our times, we have a lot of power to shape our future. One of the best ways we can help shape our communities’ destiny is to […]
In the Fall 2020 issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review, a group of leaders at RVC reflect on what we are learning about capacity building and identify seven emerging key approaches in supporting the capacity of nonprofits of color.
How do we remain energized about our work? How do we look at the persistent pandemic in the face every day and tell it we will use the moment to […]
Our communities know. They know the power of collective action and community-based response. They demonstrate that every day in their work. This month’s featured article highlights a collaboration between Rainier […]
In these times of persisting pandemic and systemic racism, Audre Lorde’s powerful words on self-care are more important than ever; the health and wellbeing of our staff and partner communities, […]