Catchafire shares emerging DEI findings, advancing equitable grantmaking
In the United States, only 25% of all nonprofit Executive Directors are Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC). Data indicates 58% of nonprofits on the Catchafire platform have BIPOC leadership and 30% are exclusively Black-led.NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) led nonprofit organizations have greater technical assistance and capacity needs than those led by their White peers–and as a result are highly effective at using Catchafire to make and sustain long-lasting impact. Catchafire, a online-based platform that connects community-based organizations with highly skilled volunteers, has collected self-reported Diversity, Equity and Inclusion information from nonprofit organizations in an effort to ensure their capacity building services and network is effective in serving the unique capacity building needs of BIPOC, and particularly, Black-led organizations.
Catchafire shares DEI findings.