By Farhad Ebrahimi, the founder and president of the Chorus Foundation
Every crisis, actual or impending, needs to be viewed as an opportunity to bring about profound changes in our society.
—Grace Lee Boggs, “The Next American Revolution”
Even in the context of an ongoing pandemic, I must admit that I’ve been pleasantly surprised to see so many philanthropic organizations going out of their way to announce—or even to advocate for—some sort of suspension of “business as usual.” The philanthropic sector isn’t exactly known for our flexibility, nor are we known for our ability to move quickly. Quite to the contrary!
From Inside Philanthropy