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Rev. Jennifer Butler in Inside Philanthropy

Faith in Public Life and Rev. Jennifer Butler were featured in Inside Philanthropy‘s exploration of MacKenzie Scott’s generous gift.

One of those recent grantees is Faith in Public Life, aWashington, D.C.-based, national network of nearly 50,000clergy and faith leaders “united in the prophetic pursuit of justice and the common good.” It is led by CEO Reverend Jennifer Butler, author of “Born Again: The Christian Right Globalized,” which calls for a religious response to global culture wars of the religious right. Founded in 2005, the organization has tripled its staff, quadrupled its annual budget, and established offices in several battleground states. But how, exactly, did the rising organization manage to cross Scott’s radar? And what does Scott’s support reveal about the kinds of progressive organizations she’s keen on? I recently connected with Butler to find out.

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