Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) Resources

The Center for Nonprofit Excellence has compiled these resources to aid nonprofits and individuals in learning and taking action. This is a preliminary list and will be updated. Please contact if you have questions or suggested resources to share.

Action & Advocacy

Organization/ Resource
Focus Location
Black Lives Matter Action and Advocacy National
Asian American Pacific Islander AAPI Owned Businesses

Black/POC/LGBTQ+/Female Owned Businesses

Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Campaign Zero Action and Advocacy National
Center for Artistic Activism Action and Advocacy National
Donate in Support of Asian Communities Action and Advocacy National
Equal Justice Initiative Action and Advocacy National
Juneteenth Coalition Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Monterey County Immigrant Services Network (CISNE) Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Monterey County LGBTQIA+ Friendly Business Directory Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Movement for Black Lives Action and Advocacy National
NAACP Action and Advocacy National
NAACP Action and Advocacy Monterey County
National Coalition Building Institute, Monterey County (NCBI) Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Race Forward Action and Advocacy Monterey County
Stop AAPI Hate (Asian American Arts Alliance) Action and Advocacy National
The Village Project Action and Advocacy Monterey County

Organizational Development

Focus Location
6 Phases of Racial Equity Practice Organizational Development National
Accelerate Your DEI Progress (NAMC) Organizational Development Monterey County
Belonging Design Principles (Othering & Belonging Institute) Organizational Development National
BoardSource (Blog) Organizational Development National
DEI and Nonprofit Finance (Bloomerang Blog) Organizational Development National
Equity Essentials (Kellogg Executive Education) Organizational Development National
Forum for Workplace Inclusion Podcast Series Organizational Development National
Funding for Racial Equity (Candid) Organizational Development National
Chronicle of Philanthropy Article Organizational Development National
Continuum on Becoming an Anti-Racist Multicultural Organization Organizational Developement National
Equity and Inclusion Lens Online Class (Nonprofit Ready) Organizational Development National
Insurance Considerations Organizational Development California
Liberatory Infrastructure Organizational Development National
Race Equity Assessment Organizational Development National
Transgender Inclusion Recorded Webinar (CommNet) Organizational Development National
Managing for Racial Equity, Inclusion and Results (The Management Center) Organizational Development National
Mayeno Consulting Organizational Development National
Meyer Fund DEI Capacity Building Report Organizational Development National
Nonprofit Quarterly Article Organization Development National
Social Change Ecosystem Map Organizational Development National
Stanford Social Innovation Review Article Organizational Development National

Personal Learning

Organization/ Resource
Focus Location
Academics for Black Survival and Wellness Personal learning National
Anti-Asian Violence Resources (Healthcare Alliance API) Personal Learning National
Antiracism Summer Reading List (Harvard Kennedy School) Personal Learning National
Authentic Solidarity (Blog) Personal learning National
Black Leaders and Allies Collaborative – BLAAC Personal Learning Monterey County
Bystander Intervention (hollaback) Personal Learning National
Equity Timeline Personal Learning Monterey County
How to Respond to Coronavirus Racism (Teaching Tolerance) Personal Learning National
Race Forward Personal learning National
Racial Equity Tools Personal learning National
Strategies to Reduce Harm and Increase Safety (Kidpower) Personal Learning National
Talking About Race Personal Learning National
Whites for Racial Equity Personal learning Monterey County
21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge Personal learning National