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May 01, 2012

Live Online Broadcast: What Philanthropy Can Do to Help America's Middle Class

Tuesday, May 1, at 11:15 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time

What can foundations, philanthropists, and nonprofits do to support the middle class in the wake of the recent economic downturn?

Join the Council on Foundations for a discussion on ideas and strategies from its annual conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, May 1, at 11:15 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time. The session will be streamed live in the player above.

The discussion will be hosted by Kai Ryssdal, host and senior editor of American Public Media's "Marketplace," and feature panelists Don Peck, editor at the Atlantic Media Company; Angela Glover Blackwell, chief executive at PolicyLink; and Jamie P. Merisotis, chief executive at the Lumina Foundation for Education.

For more sessions from the conference and a full schedule, visit the Council on Foundations Web site.