This past week's events have heightened a sense of despair and grief that has too long been close to the surface. We are holding space for this at MAG and want to extend this space to our partners, clients, friends, and colleagues. To do so, we share an excerpt from Warsan Shire's poem, "what they did yesterday afternoon," which we read at our staff meeting this week. Read More
Love is declaration, “Nobody alone. Ever. Nobody without. Ever. Our love is not salaried. No withholdings. No tax. No loopholes. No exemptions. Ever. Love means you get it all back. Love returns.” Read More
We, at MAG, stand in solidarity with the resisters and activists who fought against the neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, VA. This moment is a reminder that all nonprofits - including MAG - can more fully wield our power to dismantle white supremacy.
Our organization focuses on healing and resilience with an eye towards the long arc of love, dignity, and justice. One step towards healing and resiliency is acknowledging the truth of this present moment. Read More
Read reflections from #confluence2017 on ways of being in struggle together that do not replicate the antagonism, judgement, competition, and overall dis-ease of so much of our world. Read More
To accompany MAG's recent Multiple Ways of Knowing article in the Nonprofit Quarterly, we are thrilled to share an excerpt from the love conjure/blues Performance Novel by Sharon Bridgforth, a key contributor to our thinking about ways of knowing. Read More