REFLECTIONS

How Gender Equity and Reconciliation Can Change the World

Kiersten Marek | June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018|

In the wake of #metoo, we are so grateful for the voice and work of so many partners and friends like Kiersten Marek, Founder of Philanthropy Women, Read More

Using our Voice to Speak Up at Critical Times

Jenny Yang, Vice President of Advocacy and Policy | May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018|

We are so grateful for the work of organizations like World Relief who are leading with values and love standing by and for and with refugees and Read More

Gender Equality Restores a Family

Mutinta Chiseko | April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018|

Last week was World Health Day, a global day of awareness established by the World Health Organization. This year's theme, #HealthforAll, calls on people around the world Read More

Deep Listening Across the Gender Line

Michele & Tim Breene | March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018|

Michele Breene is an executive coach for leaders in ministries, non-profits, foundations, and Fortune 500 companies in the US, UK and around the world. She also writes Read More

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 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 Read More

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

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 Read More

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NEWS FROM THE FIELD

IDF Welcomes Becca Riegel to the Team!

August 3, 2018
August 3, 2018|

"I'm most excited about contributing to the work of an organization that is investing in the health and wholeness of people and communities all over the Read More

Compass Helps Secure Major Policy Victory for FSS Program

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018|

As part of our mission, Compass is committed to shaping national practice and policy to promote financial security and economic mobility for families with low incomes. Read More

The Opportunity Collaboration Global in Mexico on October 14-19

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018|

New England International Donors (NEID) is partnering with the Opportunity Collaboration Global to recruit outstanding NGO leaders, funders, journalists and academics to convene in Mexico from Read More

A Final Goodbye from Women Thrive Alliance

July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018|

After 20 years of helping grassroots gender equality advocates raise their voices and change lives around the world, Women Thrive is closing its doors. Women Thrive’s Read More

Barack Obama Launches African Leaders Program at ALA

July 20, 2018
July 20, 2018|

For many months now, African Leadership Academy has been working to support the creation of a new network of young African leaders - the Obama Foundation Read More

Boston Higher Education Resource Center’s (HERC) Offers Passport to Colle...

July 11, 2018
July 11, 2018|

The Boston Higher Education Resource Center’s (HERC) Passport to College Program is a Latino-led, culturally-sensitive, college readiness program focused on failure-proofing first-generation students of color throughout their journey through college. Read More

Still Harbor’s Spiritual Direction Practicum – Applications are...

July 10, 2018
July 10, 2018|

Spiritual accompaniment is essential to the quest for justice and peace in our world. We are looking to train the next generation of spiritual leaders who seek to accompany those working for justice and peace. The process of contemplative listening carried out in the context of a one-to-one trusting and confidential relationship. A trained spiritual director journeys with another person, listening to that person’s life story with an ear for the movement of the spirit or sacred, offering supportive responses as appropriate and encouraging reflection about new paths of growth. Read More

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