Check out the impact we work to create in the world every day. These posts offer highlights of what we’re thinking, advocating, and up to—both on our own and in connection with our community of changemakers.

We Are Not the Black McKinsey

June 27, 2022

At Frontline Solutions, Melissa DeShields is CEO & Partner, Micah Gilmer is Co-Founder and Senior Partner, and Marcus Littles is…


Our 2021 Year End Highlights

December 16, 2021

Our People Our Services & Clients Equity Footprint Strategic Planning Evaluation & Learning Innovation Thought Leadership Get Involved   OUR…


Building and Belonging Black

August 16, 2021

The life of an organizer is all about questions.  To me, it seems far more about questions, than answers sometimes. …


The Frontline 5: Our Values

March 31, 2021

1. Commitment You are deeply invested in Frontline’s success You are even more invested in the success of the communities…


It’s a party, y’all…

March 9, 2021

Frontline is turning sweet 16, and we have a year’s worth of celebration and reflection planned. Welcome to our brand…


Lessons learned along the way…

Frontline Solutions March 9, 2021

Zora Neale Hurston wrote that “research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.” Our purpose is…

Case Study – Innovation

Elevate Initiative

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation February 3, 2021

Too often, philanthropic institutions respond to the call for equitable access to funding by saying, “We just can’t find any…

Case Study – Strategic Planning

Planning Through an Intersectional Lens

Third Wave Fund February 3, 2021

Frontline supported Third Wave Fund by facilitating a process to develop a five-year strategic plan for 2021–2025. This gender justice…

Case Study – Strategic Planning

A Plan For Sustainable Growth

Transgender Law Center (TLC) February 3, 2021

Frontline was proud to partner with the Transgender Law Center (TLC), the nation’s largest trans-led organization advocating for self-determination of…