REFLECTIONS

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

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 Read More

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NEWS FROM THE FIELD

Join the 2018 Innovations in International Philanthropy Symposium – S...

June 19, 2018
June 19, 2018|

New England International Donors (NEID) and The Philanthropic Initiative’s Center for Global Philanthropy are co-hosting the 2018 Innovations in International Philanthropy Symposium at MIT’s Samberg Center Read More

Girl Rising Announces Launch of the Girl Rising Creative Challenge

June 14, 2018
June 14, 2018|

Is someone you admire doing right by girls? Or maybe YOU are the one making the world a better place!  We're calling on individuals and organizations Read More

Centre on Global Health Security Teams Up With Global Health Centre at the ...

June 14, 2018
June 14, 2018|

Following the successful Public Health Leaders Fellowship pilot of three West African fellows in 2016/17, the Centre on Global Health Security is pleased to team up Read More

Meet Sheila Donegan of Boston Dream Center

June 8, 2018
June 8, 2018|

I was born and raised in the Boston area. We moved to the west coast - Southern California - when I was 16. In 2012, I felt a strong sense from God that I was to move back to Boston. After being gone for more than 30 years, I was to start a work - a ministry - in downtown Boston to those who are often most marginalized and forgotten. Read More

IDF Strategic Plan Update

May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018|

Dear Imago Dei Fund Partner: I am excited to share the outcome of our 2018 strategic planning process. Thank you for your patience as we took Read More

Register early to attend a new global philanthropy conference – Innov...

May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018|

Thursday, September 6, 2018 – at The Boston Foundation 2:00 pm Registration 2:30-2:45 pm Welcome and Opening Paul Grogan, President, Boston Foundation 2:45-4:00 pm Keynote: Innovations in Global Philanthropy To Be Announced... 4:00-5:00 pm Collaborative Exercise 5:00-6:00 pm Welcome Reception Read More

Pax is taking registrations for its 2 year Transformational Listening progr...

May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018|

Transformational Listening is unique because it consists of two distinct programs: TL-1 Soul Care Companions in year one consists of a nine month program where you will experience and grow in the art of contemplative listening, and develop the skill to facilitate small group spiritual direction. This program also offers you the space to discern a call as a spiritual director. TL-2 Spiritual Direction Training in year two is a ten month certificate program where participants have completed TL-1 and have discerned a call to spiritual direction. TL-2 is structured around monthly community life as we journey together in our Read More

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