Categorized as: About us, Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Education, Girls & women, Grantee, Job Creation, Latin America, Leadership, Middle East, Our Partners, Pacific Islands, Poverty Alleviation, Stories, Storytelling, U.S., Youth on December 26, 2020.
Anseye Pou Ayiti (Teach for Haiti),
Tomorrow’s Youth Organization,
Tujenge Africa Foundation,
Editor’s Note: It goes without saying that 2020 has been a heck of a ride. Luckily, we are nearing the end of this disastrous year, with a light on the horizon. Here is a round-up of how our partners are ending the year and looking on to the next! Happy holidays...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation, Stories, Storytelling on September 26, 2020.
Editor’s Note: Over the past few months, Brienne has been working diligently with Cole Bregman, an intern from the Nueva School, to put together some videos highlighting our impact methodology. Watch to learn how we grant, how we invest, and how we assist our...Read more
Categorized as: About us, MY JOB book and community, Stories on September 12, 2020.
Photo courtesy of Niels Jilderda on Unsplash. Editor’s Note: Want hope? Look to Generation Z (definitions vary, but we use 1995-2015 birth years). They’re powerful: They account for 10 percent of eligible voters in the U.S. elections, 40 percent of U.S....Read more
Categorized as: About us, Stories on August 22, 2020.
Skees Family Members and the Haiti Development Institute Team Editor’s Note: In the fall of 2019, seemingly a lifetime ago, Skees Family Foundation brought on a new board member, our founder Suzanne’s partner, Vincent Oviedo. Vincent grew up in Los Angeles and studied...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Education, Leadership, Social-impact investments, Stories, U.S. on August 8, 2020.
Editor’s Note: Now on to Part Three! Hopefully by now you’ve realized that ESG investing is the best thing in the investment world, and you are ready to dive in. But, maybe the firm you are using doesn’t have the ESG capabilities that you want. So, now it is time to...Read more