Strategic Philanthropy and Institution Building within Communities of Color
Today Ramona discusses strategic philanthropy with guest Lyord Watson, Jr., Founder and CEO of the Penny Foundation, based in Birmingham, Alabama. According to Lyord, it is critical for the Black and Brown communities to be engaged in philanthropy. Learn how Lyord and the Penny Foundation are empowering people through institution-building and strategic philanthropy to create community-led solutions. The Penny Foundation celebrates historical models of collective giving and philanthropy within a modern institution to address community needs.
For more information about Lyord Watson and the Penny Foundation, please visit pennyfoundation.org.