The Donors of Color Network is focused on building power in communities of color nationally. We do this by investing in leaders of color, through supporting in state level organizing and advocacy, and through promotion of the Inclusion Principles. These Inclusion Principles are a set of voluntary commitments we ask organizations we support to make. We aim to influence how budgets are made, how dollars are allocated, how boards are built, and how folks are hired by requiring a racial equity lens for each. These Principles commit organizations who endorse them to change the amount and the destinations of the resources they deploy in order to actively support communities of color and indigenous communities, mobilizing, persuading, and influencing how dollars are spent, how priorities are made, how people are hired and cultivated for leadership, and how boards are populated.
THE INCLUSION PRINCIPLES
We invite others to sign on to the following principles, committing to a new vision for movement building in 2020: