Through continued education on intersectional issues related to education, culture, race and class, we become better equipped to take on the difficult and necessary work of transforming our local communities and our state.

News, Events, Culture & Society, Philanthropy & Nonprofits June 08, 2020

America's Problem: A Call to Action to Our Peers in Philanthropy

The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund believes unequivocally that Black Lives Matter.

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News, Culture & Society, Philanthropy & Nonprofits March 20, 2020

COVID-19 RESPONSE GRANT INVITATION NOW OPEN

The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund is offering immediate support to communities in Connecticut responding to current events related to COVID-19.

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News, Culture & Society, Philanthropy & Nonprofits March 14, 2020

Responsive Grants and Discretionary Grants Available to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

During this time of deep concern regarding the virus COVID-19, commonly called novel coronavirus, The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund wishes to remind its grantees and the Connecticut community that Responsive Grants and Discretionary Grants are…

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News, Culture & Society, Philanthropy & Nonprofits March 11, 2020

STATEMENT ON COVID-19 FROM AAPIP

As philanthropy, and the rest of the world, for that matter, adjust to a new virus environment, along with lots of other realities, AAPIP has compiled a short list of recommended articles and resources about COVID-19. You have undoubtedly read quite a few…

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News, Culture & Society May 02, 2019

Justice for Immigrant and Asylum-seeking Families

The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund supports the demand for justice for immigrant and asylum-seeking families detained and separated at the U.S. border.

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News, Events, Arts & Media, Culture & Society February 21, 2018

Rise and Fail of the N Word: Implicit Bias and the N Word Living in our Subconscious

Exhibit and Discussion Featuring work by artist Rhinold Ponder.

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News, Culture & Society September 12, 2017

The Memorial Fund's Statement on DACA

We stand with all those working to ensure the safety, stability, and accessible pathways to citizenship for Dreamers and those registered with DACA. As a family foundation founded by the son of a youth immigrant to this country, we believe that the…

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News, Culture & Society August 29, 2017

The Memorial Fund's Statement of Charlottesville

The Trustees and Staff of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund unequivocally, and without exception, reject the mythology of white supremacy and the white nationalism which seems to be embraced by the current President and his administration. Unlike…

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