What’s Informing Us

Looking Ahead

January 2021

As we face a new year, we’re reminded to give a nod to the various authors and influences who’ve been informing us at Talent Citizen. Looking forward to 2021, we resolve to hold space for the difficulties of this past year and we hope to embody a spirit of gratitude and optimism as we move… Read more »

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What’s Informing Us

Bending Towards Justice

July 2020

In recognition of Congressman John Lewis’ life, work, and legacy, the team at Talent Citizen has turned to these examples and pathways in inspiring the continuation of our work to stir good trouble.   New York Times | Together, You Can Redeem the Soul of Our Nation   Community Centric Fundraising | Welcome to the… Read more »

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Commitment to Equity

Our Approach Through Partnered Learning

June 2020

Our firm puts equity and inclusion in the center of its work. We look for leaders with a strong equity lens who are at the intersection of complex issues and diverse networks. In 2018 alone, 87% of Talent Citizen placements were female, 57% of placements were people of color and/or LGBTQ, and 50% of all… Read more »

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What’s Informing Us

COVID-19 Exposes Inequities

April 2020

The COVID-19 crisis is exposing and exacerbating the impacts of racial, social, and wealth inequities. As Talent Citizen and communities across the country continue to contend with the impacts of the global pandemic, our team has turned to these resources to inform our own thinking and work.   Policy Link | COVID-19 & Race: Coronavirus… Read more »

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Native American Community Response Fund

COVID-19

April 2020

In the midst of these challenging and uncertain days, Talent Citizen is eager to share the timely work of our partners at Roanhorse Consulting LLC. Their team has worked to uplift the Native American Community Response Fund, an initiative launched by Decolonizing Wealth in concert with multiple community partners to deliver crucial funding to grantee… Read more »

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