Meet Our Board: Jasmine

Meet Our Board: Jasmine

Categorized as: , & Tagged as: , , , , on January 27, 2018. Related Grantees: Dayton International Peace Museum, Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation.

By Jasmine P. Skees, Vice President of Giving Editor’s note: As the Skees Family Foundation turns fifteen this year, we decided to turn our camera lens inward, to introduce ourselves to you, our wonderful Seeds of Hope community readers. We six board members,...Read more
2017 Annual Report: Our Partners and Updates

2017 Annual Report: Our Partners and Updates

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 6, 2018.

  By Elisabeth Skees Deogracias, VP of Communications and Grantee Relations Editor’s Note: And so, it is here. A New Year has arrived and for many, this year represents a chance to turn a page and start anew. For our family and for many in our community, 2017...Read more
Amazing Partners Doing Amazing Work: Partner Updates Q3 and Q4-2017

Amazing Partners Doing Amazing Work: Partner Updates Q3 and Q4-2017

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 25, 2017.

 By Sally Skees-Helly, Director and Board CFO Editor’s Note: One of the most rewarding aspects of working in a small family foundation like ours, is seeing the hard work and passion of our grantee partners generate real change and opportunity in the communities...Read more
Impact Investing: A Movement That’s Changing the Investment World

Impact Investing: A Movement That’s Changing the Investment World

Categorized as: , , , & Tagged as: , , , on October 21, 2017.

 By Sally Skees-Helly, Director and Board CFO Editor’s Note: Although our foundation had taken some steps toward impact investing in the past, as CFO and Director, I’ve recently had the opportunity to delve deeper into the field more deeply this year, as we move...Read more