Transforming Education in Haiti through Leadership Training

Transforming Education in Haiti through Leadership Training

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By Suzanne Skees, Founder/Director  Editor’s note: When you think of the small Caribbean island nation of Haiti, you might think of devastating earthquakes and hurricanes, crumbling infrastructure and intergenerational poverty. Or you might think of...Read more
2016 Annual Report: Our Latest Partners + Our Daring Plan

2016 Annual Report: Our Latest Partners + Our Daring Plan

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Editor’s note: Winter brings snow, candles, family, and festivities–for some. For others, the long nights strike the loneliest chord and the cold days bring too little comfort and food. We join you, our friends and collaborators in our quiet, ongoing...Read more
Two of Our Powerful Poverty-Partners Join Forces: Freedom from Hunger + Grameen Foundation

Two of Our Powerful Poverty-Partners Join Forces: Freedom from Hunger + Grameen Foundation

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This article is reprinted from Next Billion, a community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGO managers, policy makers, academics and others exploring the connection between development and enterprise. NextBillion chronicles new trends in market solutions to...Read more
Transform Haiti’s Educational System: Is it Possible?

Transform Haiti’s Educational System: Is it Possible?

Categorized as: , , , , , , on June 4, 2016. Related Grantees: Asante Africa Foundation, Advancing Girls Education: AGE Africa, Batonga Foundation, Cooperative for Education, Hand in Hand, JAAGO Foundation through the Jolkona Foundation, The School Fund, Tomorrow’s Youth Organization.

  By: Sally Skees-Helly, Board Secretary and Program Director Anseye Pou Ayiti (Teach for Haiti) is a grantee partner of the Skees Family Foundation. Our Program Director, Sally Skees-Helly, recently met founder Nedgine Paul and learned more about her inspiration...Read more
Announcing Our New Book Publishing Deal!

Announcing Our New Book Publishing Deal!

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Editor’s Note: The MY JOB: Real People at Work Around the World team has worked diligently to identify a publisher that aligns with our values and goals. We’re proud to announce a partnership with TitleTown publishing for the release of the MY JOB book in late...Read more