It’s hard to believe that Spark Microgrants is 10 years old! Your support over the last 10 years has helped Spark improve the civic and economic power of 325 rural communities facing poverty in East Read More
We are excited to share this article by my friend and colleague, Kennedy Odede, Founder and CEO of SHOFCO. We decided to share this article from The Guardian in our blog this month because it tells the truth and makes plain the challenge for philanthropy: “as you fund and award white founders working in communities of colour (at home and abroad), ensure you apply the same level of recognition and support to leaders of colour who possess the same or greater skills and knowledge of their environment.” This is the challenge of being anti-racist and owning our own racist behaviors Read More
On 9/30 Boston Faith & Justice Network witll will hold the second in their Uncomfortable Conversations Series. The topic will be economic inequality. Join them to hear our panel share their interest and expertise, engage Read More
Girl Child, who were you before the world told you who you should be? Watch a short video to understand the "mountain" we still need to move.
A mentoring initiative brought girls back to class in Tanzania amid the coronavirus pandemic, and may be a model for elsewhere in the world.