Equity Insights with Jhumpa Bhattacharya

Join us for the second in AFN’s Equity Insights series, a virtual learning opportunity elevating thought leaders who are trailblazing the examination of racial equity through asset building and sharing insights into philanthropy’s pivotal role as a catalyst for change.

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What policy and narrative solutions lead to impacting racial wealth inequities?
At the national level, which current policy discussions, if implemented, could have the greatest impact on communities of color and women?
What is the greatest policy barrier to asset building?
How can philanthropy insert influence, advocacy, and best practice into the national conversation?

On February 2nd, we will hear from a national thought leader and experienced advocate for creating policy and system changes towards racial and economic equity, Jhumpa Bhattacharya of the Insight Center. Her work on gender and racial wealth inequity and economic justice has been highlighted by Fast Company, Mother Jones, Ms. Magazine and The New York Times.

This insightful, high-level briefing will provide you with:

  • An understanding of the policies and narrative that are negatively affecting communities of color, working and marginalized populations.
  • How philanthropy can have a critical role in redirecting national and local policy to benefit asset building.
    about the series

AFN’s Equity Insights webinar series spotlights the latest ideas for intentionally advancing and aligning equity and economic justice. This series is designed for grantmakers but is open to all audiences – join us!

Please submit your questions in advance when you register or via email after registration, so we can craft insights on what you want to know.