INUKSHUK BLOG

Closing the Race Gap in Philanthropy Demands Radical Candour

Kennedy Odede | September 16, 2020
September 16, 2020|

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

Walking with the Girl Child through the Shadows of COVID-19

Rev. Domnic Misolo | August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020|

When news about the local outbreak of infectious pneumonia of an unknown etiology hit headlines in December 2019, most here in Kenya viewed this with skepticism. Never Read More

Truth Telling – Ours to Do

Lisa R. Jackson | July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

Following George Floyd’s murder by police in Minneapolis, and the protests that ensued thereafter, some strange emails and texts started showing up on my phone.  They went Read More

Mentor Mothers on the Frontlines: A Spotlight on m2m’s COVID19 Pivot

Frank Beadle de Palomo | May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020|

Greetings to you wherever you find yourself on the pandemic curve! Some places are beginning to open up, others are still in full or modified lock down. Read More

Guherekeza – LifeNet’s Pivot on the COVID-19 Frontlines

Maggie Ehrenfried | April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020|

As this viral menace continues its spread around the world, we are so touched by the resiliency and nimbleness of so many of you, our partners, who Read More

Expect Nothing- Pandemic Reflections

Lisa R. Jackson | March 20, 2020
March 20, 2020|

Hello Partners & Friends, In this time of great uncertainty, I hope this message finds you well. IDF appreciates that the COVID-19 pandemic is taking a toll Read More

It Should Not Be Impossible…

Lisa R. Jackson | January 23, 2020
January 23, 2020|

Happy New Year!  I keep saying it even as January quickly passes us by.  My daughter pointed it out yesterday: “Stop saying ‘happy new year’.  20 days Read More

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NEWS, EVENTS AND RESOURCES

Spark Microgrants Celebrates 10 Years

September 18, 2020
September 18, 2020|

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 Read More

Boston Faith & Justice Network Offer Uncomfortable Conversations Serie...

September 16, 2020
September 16, 2020|

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 Read More

Sign Up Soon: #GirlChildLongWalk Reading Journey with 100+ People from Arou...

September 16, 2020
September 16, 2020|

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 Read More

Hope for Our Sisters Featured by Vere Institute

September 9, 2020
September 9, 2020|

One of the beautiful realities of whole-life discipleship is that you never know where it will take you. It may push you to have a brave Read More

Returning to School: A Program That Adds Up

September 2, 2020
September 2, 2020|

A mentoring initiative brought girls back to class in Tanzania amid the coronavirus pandemic, and may be a model for elsewhere in the world.

IDF Welcomes Katinka, Leah and Sheila!

August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020|

As naturally happens in organizations, this spring, IDF went through a set of staff transitions.  Lina Cañon, our former Associate Grants Manager, moved on to become Read More

GirlChildLongWalk Launches Second Reading Journey with Patriarchy “Splain...

August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020|

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 Read More

You are Invited: Please Join Us on a Journey

August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020|

Greetings, We hope this finds you safe and healthy wherever you have been sheltering. If you are reading this, you may be a friend in the Read More

World Without Exploitation “Now & Next” Speaker Series: Survivors ...

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

The more things change, the more we need to come together. Much has changed for all of us over the last few months. But one thing Read More

You’re Invited to NEID’s Summer Soiree!

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

Virtual Summer Soiree: Changing Ourselves, Changing Our World. Join Fellow NEID members for virtual drinks and dinner and explore how the pandemic is changing us and Read More

INSPIRE NEID Member Responses to COVID-19

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

Boston Pray Convenes Over 1,000 people on the Boston Common

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020|

More than 1,000 people gathered in Boston Common on Sunday for Boston Pray. (WBZ-TV)

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