Greater Good Blog

Responding Now to Build a More Equitable Future: Four Opportunities for Philanthropy

Responding Now to Build a More Equitable Future: Four Opportunities for Philanthropy

As our nation confronts the most dangerous pandemic in over 100 years, public health officials warn that the actions we take now have enormous public health implications: they could save hundreds of thousands, or even millions, of lives. Our actions in the coming days, weeks, and months are equally consequential for the future of our […]

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Philanthropy Should Support Frontline Workers During Pandemic and Beyond

Philanthropy Should Support Frontline Workers During Pandemic and Beyond

Since we wrote last week about COVID-19 and philanthropy’s new future, the Arabella team has been fielding questions from clients, partners, and colleagues about where donors should give now versus later. The needs are so great, and the circumstances so different across clients and sectors, that much of our team’s advice is highly customized. But […]

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How Impact Investors Can Respond to COVID-19

How Impact Investors Can Respond to COVID-19

Foundations, philanthropists, and impact investors have crucial roles to play in responding to the COVID-19 emergency and helping to build resiliency for communities across our country and around the world. The Arabella team has already shared guidance on moving forward together and essential questions funders should be asking now. We believe there are also important […]

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Looking Toward Philanthropy’s New Future

Looking Toward Philanthropy’s New Future

Every day this week brought more bad news: from shortages of test kits and ventilators to a falling stock market and fears of a deep recession; from layoffs to lockdowns; from shrinking endowments to burgeoning lists of increasingly immediate needs. People we care about are hurting, across our country and around the world. And we […]

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Moving Forward Together

Moving Forward Together

A message to our clients and partners, from Arabella Advisors’ CEO, Sampriti Ganguli. Like others across the country and around the world, Arabella Advisors is committed to doing all we can to help limit the spread and mitigate the effects of COVID-19. As a social enterprise, taking steps to protect our partners, employees, and the […]

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Announcing Arabella’s First DEI Director: Kim Walker

Announcing Arabella’s First DEI Director: Kim Walker

Arabella Advisors announced that it has appointed its first-ever Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI): Kimberly Walker. Walker will be responsible for co-creating and managing the firm’s DEI strategy, coordinating efforts across teams to reach its DEI goals, and strengthening the capacity of Arabella employees and teams to engage in equity-related work. She has […]

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