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Wednesday, October 16 • 4:15pm - 5:30pm
“Phil” Talks: How Can Family Philanthropy Better Support Diverse Communities?

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Even with the growing focus on diversity, equity and inclusion, a disparity remains in the philanthropic dollars that support groups led by and for people of color and the LGBTQ community. In fact, researchers estimate that less than 7% of all philanthropic dollars go specifically to organizations that serve racial and ethnic minorities and less than 0.3% to the LGBTQ community. This “Phil” Talk session will provide an opportunity for participants to hear from field experts who will share insights into the needs of different communities and offer suggestions on how family philanthropy can provide deeper and more equitable support. We hope you will walk away from this session better informed and inspired to integrate new knowledge on the needs and opportunities of diverse communities into your giving.

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Wednesday October 16, 2019 4:15pm - 5:30pm CDT
Chicago Ballroom F-H, 5th Floor Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL 60611