Working Towards Diversity III: A Progress Report on Strategies for Inclusiveness Among Minnesota Grantmakers

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"Working Towards Diversity III" reports incremental improvements in applying strategies for inclusiveness among Minnesota grantmakers. It is the third five-year benchmark report on diversity, following two earlier diversity surveys of Council members on the same topic reported in 1995 and 2000. The current survey shows that the discourse on diversity and inclusiveness practices within the Minnesota philanthropic community has been elevated to a higher level. More foundations and corporate giving programs have formal, written statements on diversity and inclusiveness than five years ago and the impetus for change is coming from the foundations' most senior-level policymakers