REFLECTIONS

Conscious Social Change: Mindfulness for Inner-Driven Change

Gretchen Ki Steidle | February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018|

photo by Laya Greyson Gretchen Ki Steidle is author of the new book Leading from Within: Conscious Social Change & Mindfulness for Social Innovation and founder and President of Global Grassroots. She is also a grantee, friend, thought Read More

Continuity & Change in 2018

Emily Nielsen Jones | January 4, 2018
January 4, 2018|

Happy New Year from blustery New England! With you, we look forward with great anticipation to what 2018 has in store for each of us as individuals and as members of the many affiliations/organizations which Read More

Holiday Greetings – Bon Courage As We Turn the Page on the Storms of 2017

Emily Nielsen Jones | December 20, 2017
December 20, 2017|

Dear Friends & Partners, Wow, what a stormy year it has been! Between the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season and the spade of mass shootings, 2017 will long be remembered as one of the “most destructive Read More

Our Back to the Orchestra

Wendo Aszed | November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017|

Wendo Aszed lives with her family in the area of Rift Valley in Central Kenya. In 2009, she started Dandelion Africa to work in the communities where she was born after two very close friends Read More

Touching the Untouchables in Nepal

Christine Jones | October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017|

This month, we are happy to spotlight the transformative work of The Anglican Relief and Development Fund, a partner of the Imago Dei Fund in our “church as change agent” work which seeks to equip Read More

Partnering to Take Rape Crisis Counseling To Global Scale

Elie Calhoun | September 7, 2017
September 7, 2017|

We are pleased this month to hear from Elie Calhoun, Co-director of Code Innovation, about the launch of a new app that responds to the global epidemic of sexual violence by teaching users how to Read More

A Bow to Boston: A Model of Preemptive Peace

Emily Nielsen Jones | August 24, 2017
August 24, 2017|

“Today, Boston stood for peace and love, not bigotry and hate. We should work to bring people together, not apart.” Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey, said on Twitter that he “couldn’t be more proud of” the Read More

Channeling Lady Liberty The Week After Fourth of July

Emily Nielsen Jones | July 10, 2017
July 10, 2017|

Fourth of July, 2017 came and went but Lady Liberty’s vigil continues reminding us of the brave work required in every generation to truly live as a free people. As we turn the page on Read More