Philanthropy: Do We Look Like America?

D5 Coalition and the “State of the Work” to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Diversity. Equity. Inclusion. “It’s tough, it can be uncomfortable, but institutions who consider issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion as things that…

A Conversation with Bryan Stevenson

2016 John W. Gardner Leadership Award Winner This summer, ISQ had the opportunity to speak with 2016 John W. Gardner Leadership awardee Bryan Stevenson, a standard-bearer for equality, racial justice, and the rule of law.…

First Person: Dan Cardinali

I grew up in a strong family that celebrated faith and believed in social justice. I remember visiting the South Bronx with my sociologist mother and going to sports games with my dad and brothers.…

Making the Case for Coral

The past year was an especially grim one for the U.S. coral stronghold that is coastal Florida Global coral bleaching alerts – indicating changes in ocean conditions that may stress corals to the point of…

A Day in the Life of the Actors Fund

(Through the Eyes of Barbara Davis) The rallying cry that started The Actors Fund was the death of an actor in a traveling company in 1879. “At that time, actors—and everyone who worked in production—were…