The Warner Music Group / Blavatnik Family Foundation Social Justice Fund (WMG/BFF SJF) announced yesterday, 3 Grant recipients; Ashé Cultural Arts Center, Overtown Youth Center, and The Africa Center. These investments support organisations that build equitable communities and create real change in the lives of historically underserved and marginalized populations – with heightened attention to Black communities.
WMG/BFF SJF Board member and Warner Music South Africa Managing Director and SVP of Strategy, Sub-Saharan Africa, Temi Adeniji said “We’re committed to making an impact beyond just giving money, by using our creativity, influence, and global reach to support our grantees through meaningful partnerships.”
“Our DEI and philanthropy teams at WMG are actively engaged with our grantee partners. We’re trying to be as thoughtful as possible in our approach, including in how we work with partner organizations and who we select as third-party experts to support our efforts.”