What’s New

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.

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…

Case Study – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Applying a Racial Equity Lens

Waco Foundation February 15, 2019

Frontline partnered with Waco Foundation when its board of trustees adopted a vision and values statement that established racial equity…

Case Study – Evaluation and Learning

10 Year Evaluation

The Solutions Project July 15, 2018

Since 2016, Frontline has led an annual evaluation cycle for The Solutions Project to support its accountability in grantmaking for…

Case Study

Changing the Code

Advancement Project February 3, 2018

Frontline worked with Advancement Project to evaluate and clarify the efficacy of its work. Our report offered Advancement Project new…