Committee on Equitable and Inclusive Philanthropy

Philanthropy New York’s Committee for Equitable and Inclusive Philanthropy (CEIP) works to inspire and support greater diversity and inclusiveness in all aspects of philanthropy by advocating for equity and equal opportunity. We promote a broad definition of inclusion that respects and actively seeks diversity of perspective and thought on our boards and staffs, and in the communities we serve.

All CEIP members have access to an online listserv discussion group. For additional details or information regarding CEIP, please contact Jo Christine Miles at

Current Series

Food for Thought is a series of conversations hosted by the Committee for Equitable and Inclusive Philanthropy for PNY members to discuss “equity” as a tool to buttress their philanthropic practice and as a lens through which to understand current events. Rather than follow a set agenda, the conversations provide a forum for members to engage in informal, interactive discussions exploring issues of equity and inclusion by analyzing and discussing recent articles, research, editorials, and other media.

CEIP Opinions & Insights

CEIP Resources

The report is a result of a six month study conducted with the NYC Nonprofit Board Development Coalition, led by NYC Service, which assessed nonprofit board composition, board policies, as well as procedures. The study discovered that nonprofit...
May, 2018
View materials of the program "How Racially Equitable is Your Foundation? Assessing Your Practice"
March, 2018
View materials of the program "Making Inclusion More Inclusive – Join This Interactive Session!"