April 5, 2019
One of the basic requirements of being truly human is to try to place ourselves in the shoes of others, especially those who are somehow different to us; who are marginalized by their religion, gender, or ethnicity; or who suffer through poverty, prejudice, or injustice.
March 26, 2019
Launch of Season 2 of “We Can Be” podcast
The March 27, 2019 Season 2 launch of “We Can Be” podcast brings intimate, candid conversations - about the big issues of our day - with some of the most accomplished, caring and action-oriented individuals in the social change arena.
November 28, 2018
Creating a more just justice system
Carmen Anderson, Director of Equity and Social Justice at The Heinz Endowments, describes disturbing trends in our criminal justice system and a major initiative by the foundation to promote reform.
November 15, 2018
Choosing Moral and Courageous Leadership
Carmen Anderson, The Heinz Endowments’ Director of Equity and Social Justice, gave the following remarks during the seminar “Nonprofits and the Call to Moral Leadership: Courage to Act” on Nov. 14. Ms. Anderson spoke before nearly 400 Endowments grantees who attended the event in Downtown Pittsburgh at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture.
October 31, 2018
Grant Oliphant writes of the love, hope and strength of strangers coming together in the wake of the Tree of Life tragedy, and shares the advice his mother – who survived the Nazi occupation of her native Amsterdam – gave to help face what’s next.