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The Bay Area Justice Funders Network (BAJFN) is a regional network for learning and action, coordinated by Justice Funders.

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Supporting professional grantmakers in strengthening their philanthropic practice.

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We guide and support philanthropic institutions in reimagining how their organization operates as a justice funder.

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We partner with philanthropy and field practitioners to design, pilot, and scale both innovation and coordinated action that advance social movements.

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Who We Work With

"Feminist philanthropy...seeks to challenge & transform notions of power, privilege, resources...When groups of wom… https://t.co/4p5haaFnSL

December 3, 2019

"By reframing the grantmaking relationship as a reciprocal relationship, foundations have the opportunity to intent… https://t.co/rgY4blYWau

December 2, 2019

“Big philanthropy...is a whole system of financial tools and products that that help the rich give away their cash… https://t.co/u0ayhOqdlQ

December 2, 2019

Congratulations to the @CHANGEPhil team for pulling off an incredible #UnitySummit2019! Can’t wait to see everyone… https://t.co/Z7lej7peXz

November 21, 2019

“People are dying. We can’t have many more conversations. We need to move the money NOW.” So inspired by… https://t.co/nNKHObHGPg

November 21, 2019

“Philanthropic culture is white supremacist-based. What are we going to do to help our trustees and staff to sit in… https://t.co/2YO0KW0VOC

November 21, 2019

“EBCF’s earnest and undisguised turn toward advocacy may be rare in philanthropy, and it’s even rarer from a commun… https://t.co/MTGTRneO6U

November 21, 2019

Sr. Engagement Director Maria Nakae shares JFs’ new vision of a #JustTransition for philanthropy that pushes us bey… https://t.co/SQyIqrMKvR

November 21, 2019

Dance party with Dance Church at #UnitySummit2019! https://t.co/dt1NKdSHHY

November 21, 2019

“This is not a time for egos. It’s a time for collaboration.” Congratulations to @TheEmergentFund on the Get Up, St… https://t.co/Rb1ZKPvklL

November 21, 2019

Multi-year, gen op, ecosystem & infrastructure funding allows us to imagine what the world will look like when we w… https://t.co/H3H0OM9hea

November 21, 2019

“Philanthropy needs to do better when it comes to trusting our grantees.” Congratulations to our friend & partner… https://t.co/SX3VFjQMeB

November 21, 2019

“We need to invest in people who are building a culture of belonging.” Congratulations to @UnboundPhilanth &… https://t.co/J4nLmI49UV

November 21, 2019

The celebration begins! #NCRPImpactAwards @NCRP #UnitySummit2019 https://t.co/AxYkK8MBr1

November 21, 2019

"It is also important that funders are in practice...We are all impacted and systems of domination and oppression..… https://t.co/q6Pvqu90AK

November 21, 2019

"(Philanthropy) ask movement leaders: How can I/my institution support your work?" @lsarsour , Mpower Change… https://t.co/VdU4ighsU9

November 20, 2019

What does it mean to live into the next economy by supporting community-controlled funds, led by people who know be… https://t.co/ciOkLjl5PH

November 20, 2019

"Fund Trans Led Organizations." (Repeat) @shelbypearl , Transgender Law Center https://t.co/hZixVcInr1

November 20, 2019

"What's worse then we got right now? Put your money on people you haven't on before - smaller, newer. Fund the bra… https://t.co/cAZOe8JsvB

November 20, 2019

"(Funders) if you pull your funding on an organization who is doing amazing impactful intersectional work, because… https://t.co/lEO3etexIk

November 20, 2019

“Funding trans-led organizing will save people’s lives.” PERIOD. @shelbypearl @TransLawCenter #UnitySummit2019 https://t.co/jOkIpsYM3k

November 20, 2019

What can philanthropy do? "TRUST Black Women. Invest in Women of Color Leadership" - Jeromino Saldana, Reenvision J… https://t.co/UX0TqCf7nF

November 20, 2019

“The left is not ideologically aligned. And there are people in our movements, including in philanthropy, who are a… https://t.co/ugb74fVdlY

November 20, 2019
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