June 5, 2015
8:30 AM - 7:00 AM ET
The Boston Foundation
75 Arlington St # 1000
Boston, MA 02116
Join International Funders for Indigenous Peoples (IFIP), Funders for LGBTQ Issues, and New England International Donors on Friday, June 5th at the Boston Foundation for IFIP's first forum on funding for global LGBTQ indigenous issues, indigenous disability rights issues, and climate change. Hear from Indigenous Peoples from Alaska, Bolivia and Central America. Donors from Disability Rights Fund and American Jewish World Service will present on their support for indigenous disability rights and LGBTQ indigenous rights, respectively.
Convened By: International Funders for Indigenous Peoples, New England International Donors & Funders for LGBTQ Issues Hosted By: New England International Donors
Sessions include free breakfast, lunch and reception. We will share complimentary copies of the Grantmakers Guide & UNDRIP Toolkit
Please RSVP Online: http://goo.gl/forms/MtThi6Y69J
8:30 – 1:30pm: Indigenous Wisdom and Adapting to Climate Change: Moving Towards Resilience
Noon – 5:00pm: Indigenous Rights Funding at the Margins: Advancing the Rights of Indigenous Persons with Disabilities and Indigenous LGBTQ Communities
5:30 – 7:00pm: Join us for a reception to meet and greet with donors and foundations that support Indigenous communities globally. Sponsored by Boston Common Asset Management
Sponsored by: New England Biolabs Foundation, Boston Common Asset Management, Disability Rights Fund, Oak Foundation, NEID and an anonymous donor.
Only Grantmakers Invited? Yes
Category(s): Philanthropic SectorTopic(s): Civil/Human Rights, People of Color/Ethnic Communities