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Did you know that only 2% of funding from the nation's largest foundation is specifically targeted to the Black community?
CLLCTIVLY is excited to launch CLLCTIV CONVERSATIONS, with our first guest, Dr. Caroline Hossein, award-winning economist, professor, and author of The Black Social Economy in the Americas: Exploring Diverse Community-Based Markets.
CLLCTIVLY has invested over $200,000 in Black-led and Black-owned businesses since its launch in 2019 On
Walter Payton Man of the Year Calais Campbell and the Rockefeller Foundation join forces to support CLLCTIVLY Covid-19 Baltimore Micro-Grant Fund
mTkalla, is the owner of SunSpot Studios and a recent recipient of the Baltimore Black-led Solidarity Fund. CLLCTIVLY has also partnered with SunSpot Studios to host CLLCTIVSOUND: Artist in Residence Program.
Currently, only 5 percent of racial equity funding in the U.S. is specifically focused on movement-building and grassroots organizing, indicating an urgent need to increase funding for activists and groups that are advancing sweeping change. As the Black community struggles to manage these overlapping pandemics, philanthropy has a critical role to play.
Karida Collins, owner of Neighborhood Fiber Co. and founder of NFC Momentum Fund talks to CLLCTIVLY about how she pivoted during COVID-19 and continues to give back and support Black-led organization serving in Baltimore.