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Past Articles

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, June 20, 2019
An Easy Solution for Promoting Diversity: Give Ample Dollars to Nonprofits Led by People of Color (Opinion)

Los Angeles Times, December 28, 2018
If Los Angeles Teachers Strike, Poor Students Will Lose

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, October 17, 2018
How to Make the Case for General Operating Support

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, September 24, 2018
Newest White House Proposal on Immigrant Families Stands Out as Especially Cruel

Los Angeles Times, March 5, 2018
What L.A. Should Look for in its Next Police Chief and School Superintendent

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, January 18, 2018
Calif. Foundations Move $40 Million Fast to Counter Trump on Immigration

Leap Ambassadors, December 2017
We’ve Walked in Your Shoes: A Profile of the Weingart Foundation

The Huffington Post, March 7, 2017
Philanthropy, Equity and The Wizard

Los Angeles Business Journal, March 2, 2017
Report: L.A. Income Inequality Seventh-Highest in Nation

The Chronicle of Social Change, October 4, 2016
California Endowment CEO Joins Weingart Foundation Board

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, September 14, 2016
Foundations Bet It All on Advancing Equity

The Nonprofit Quarterly, August 16, 2016
Another Foundation Goes All In on Equity - Not Only the What and Why, but the How

Inside Philanthropy, August 16, 2016
From Los Angeles, More Evidence that Equity is a Rising Issue for Funders

Philanthropy News Digest, August 12, 2016
Weingart Foundation to Address Systemic Inequity

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, May 18, 2016
Foundations Show Signs of Moving Beyond ‘Overhead Myth’

Nonprofit Quarterly, Spring 2016
Keeping It in Reserve: Grantmaking for a Rainy Day

Philanthropy News Digest, March 18, 2016
A Conversation With Fred Ali, President/CEO, Weingart Foundation

Los Angeles Daily News, November 12, 2015
New Guidelines Will Make L.A. County’s Nonprofit Sector More Robust: Hilda Solis and Fred Ali

Nonprofit Quarterly, November 4, 2015
L.A. County Board of Supervisors Votes to Adopt OMB Uniform Guidelines

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, July 6, 2015
Foundation Puts Emphasis on No-Strings-Attached Grants

Southern California Grantmakers Member Spotlight, January 1, 2013
Weingart Foundation: A Culture of Listening and Communicating

Stanford Social Innovation Review, February 17, 2012
Los Angeles Shines in Collaboration for Capacity Building
What’s behind Los Angeles’ quiet but notable pace of innovation