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Can Fragile African Health Systems Withstand the Ripple Effects of Ebola?


By Samuel A. Worthington President and CEO of InterAction Four years ago, I traveled over a deeply washed away and rutted dirt track to visit villages in the northern Liberian jungle, in what is now the epicenter of the Ebola … Continued

CDP Hurricane Sandy Grant Spotlight: Make the Road New York


Vulnerable populations are doubly disadvantaged in the wake of a catastrophic disaster – and immigrant communities face unimaginable challenges. Thankfully, human services organizations across the Hurricane Sandy-affected northeast were in place to provide support and resources to vulnerable immigrant populations. … Continued

Three CDP Initiatives That Address Place-Based Philanthropy

I am currently attending the Council on Foundation’s Community Foundation conference in Cleveland, Ohio, and the topic of place-based philanthropy is at the top of all attendee’s minds. The question of “How can I best serve my community?” in all … Continued