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JAZZ.COVERS.POLITICS: ALBUM ART IN AN AGE OF ACTIVISM

May 10, 2013 JAZZ.COVERS.POLITICS: ALBUM ART IN AN AGE OF ACTIVISMApril 11- August 23, 2013 (reservations required for viewing)Curated by C. Daniel Dawson, Diedra Harris-Kelley and Robert G. O'MeallyViewing Hours: Monday – Friday by appointment only. Please email us to request a reservation.The Nathan Cummings Foundation, in partnership with the Romare Bearden Foundation, is proud to present "Jazz....

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Can You Hear Us Now?

April 29, 2013  Wireless Network Neutrality Resolution 2013May 2, 2013Open Internet Proposal at Verizon Wins 24.1% of Shareholder VotesApril, 17 2013 Verizon Shareholder Proposal on Open Internet Issues  Receives Support from Leading Proxy Advisory Firm

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PRRI & Brookings Institute Poll Finds Broad Support for...

March 22, 2013"Nearly two-thirds of Americans favor giving illegal immigrants in the country an opportunity for legal status with a path to citizenship, according to a poll published Thursday by the Public Religion Research Institute and the Brookings Institution. Support for an earned path to citizenship for those immigrants came from 71 percent of Democrats and also a majority, 53 percent, of Republicans,...

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Tackling Poverty and Thinking Big

March 20, 2013Conference co-chair James K. Cummings and Simon Greer, President of the Nathan Cummings Foundation, reflect on their recent experience with a "SNAP Challenge"

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"Questions Emerge About the Mold That Hurricane Sandy...

March 5, 2013The New York Times featured the work of NCF grantee, Queens Congregations United for Action (QCUA), who exposed the continuing crisis of mold in homes affected by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. QCUA received an emergency grant from the Nathan Cummings Foundation late last year for their ongoing and far-reaching Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.  QCUA is a local affiliate of long time NCF grantee...

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Institutional Investors Press for Disclosure of Corporate...

February 11, 2013Click here to Read Press Release

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Report Raises Concerns about AT&T's Commitment to...

January 14, 2013A new report by AT&T Inc. summarizing the company's positions on so-called network neutrality principles highlights a "worrisome failure in corporate citizenship" and raises significant concerns about AT&T's long-term commitment to open Internet principles that benefit the American economy and all consumers, according to a group of AT&T investors.Read more

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NCF & SRP Encourage Public Company Declassification

December 18, 2012Click here to read full Press Release

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