The mission of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund is to achieve equity in education by working with those affected and inspiring all to end racism and poverty.

Responding to Threats against Marginalized Groups

We, the leaders of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund, are deeply concerned for what the campaign and elections results will mean for those of us targeted by the White Supremacist, sexist, xenophobic, and homophobic ideology and language.

Liberation and Healing

Lisa Graustein recently presented on how the process of genocide – actual and symbolic – is woven into the fabric of our nation’s key institutions, including our education system.

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Current Request For Proposals, job opportunities, and other recent activity at The William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund.

Perspectives on Equity »
Equity has become a popular phrase, but it means different things to different people. Here is a small collection of articles and reports about equity that resonate with staff at the Memorial Fund.