100% for Philanthropic Impact: Beneficial Returns

100% for Philanthropic Impact: Beneficial Returns

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , on October 13, 2018. Related Grantee: Beneficial Returns.

Impact Investing. Image Source: The Daily Journalist Editor’s Note:  Skees Family Foundation partnered with Beneficial Returns by investing a portion of our endowment with their impact investing loan fund in 2017. This move aligns our investment activities with our...Read more
Haiti Field Visit: Back to School with Anseye Pou Ayiti

Haiti Field Visit: Back to School with Anseye Pou Ayiti

Categorized as: , , , , , , & Tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 22, 2018.

  Anseye Pou Ayiti’s teachers believe they can unleash leadership and prosperity for their country through quality education for all.          By Suzanne Skees   Editor’s Note: Anseye Pou Ayiti (or APA, Kreyòl for Teach for Haiti) is a nonprofit organization...Read more
AGE Africa: Get to Know Them!

AGE Africa: Get to Know Them!

Categorized as: , , , , , , , & Tagged as: on August 25, 2018. Related Grantee: Advancing Girls Education: AGE Africa.

Here are some participants from Tri for Malawi 2017. On September 9, 2018, AGE Africa will host their tenth annual Tri for Malawi, a fundraiser for their scholarship program. If you wish to participate, you can register here. To donate to the fundraiser, click here....Read more
Boys in Action: Creating Economic Security Through Chicks, Pigs, Goats, and Fish

Boys in Action: Creating Economic Security Through Chicks, Pigs, Goats, and Fish

Categorized as: , , , , , , & Tagged as: on August 11, 2018. Related Grantee: Voix & Actions.

How to bring lasting prosperity to Haiti? It turns out not by funneling outside funds into Port au Prince, but by empowering small rural communities through tangible economic opportunity. Voix et Actions’ model of providing livestock to members of a small village to...Read more