Grassroots Grantmaking: A Conversation With Janis Foster Richardson
Janis Foster Richardson is executive director of Grassroots Grantmakers, a community of funders that support social change through addressing local priorities, valuing civic engagement, and building community. In this presentation she discusses:
- increasing the leadership capacity of neighborhood residents to drive community change
- elevating citizen led initiatives and vision for change to the center of planning discussions
- building connections that boost citizen influence
- catalyzing citizen action and participation in the process of neighborhood transformation
For the second half of the event, a panel of other grassroots grantmakers answer questions from the audience. Watch it here.