Philanthropy of the Hands: Our Family’s Legacy

Philanthropy of the Hands: Our Family’s Legacy

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Believing that intention matters, we launched a small family foundation to invest a few hours and dollars in programs that end poverty through equal opportunity. Jasmine and Hugh, whose legacy of giving we aim to emulate, still work hard as volunteers.   by...Read more
Our 2014 Annual Report: The Past, Present, and Future of Philanthropy

Our 2014 Annual Report: The Past, Present, and Future of Philanthropy

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Part II of our series on our new grantmaking strategy includes our 2014 annual report announcing our rockstar partners and their impact, changes we’ve seen in philanthropy over the years, and our vision for the future. See Part I here.    Editor’s...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

Grantmaking

October 14, 2015.

Our Investment StrategySkees Family Foundation believes that we, and you, vote with every dollar and hour invested in social change. That’s why we weave our resources together to support:Our foundation’s mission-aligned grants,Family members’ volunteerism and causes,...Read more