Categorized as: About us, Africa, Caribbean, Girls & women, Grantmaking strategy, Latin America, Leadership, Our Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories on May 14, 2022.
Photo courtesy of Beneficial Returns’ LinkedIn: “Congratulations to Beneficial Returns borrower Nazava Water Filters. With a recent investment from Danone Communities, they are accelerating their work bringing affordable water filters to Indonesian...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantee, Grantmaking strategy, Our Partners, Stories on February 12, 2022.
Photo by Jon Tyson via Unsplash Editor’s Note: One of the examples of our foundation’s trust-based philanthropy methodology is keeping our nonprofit partners’ reporting requirements to a minimum. Towards the end of each year, we have an outside consultant contact each...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Africa, Education, Girls & women, Grantee, Grantmaking strategy, Job Creation, Latin America, Leadership, Our Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories on January 22, 2022.
Editor’s Note: 2021 was quite a year! Starting off hopeful (because honestly how could it be worse than 2020?!) but ultimately seeming like 2020 pt.2, it wasn’t really the year we’d wished for. However, that didn’t stop our partners! This...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Stories & Tagged as: BLM, Power-sharing, Racial justice on March 13, 2021.
Cover image courtesy of Kalea Morgan on Unsplash. Editor’s note: While this opinion piece (my own—not endorsed by the SFF Board) rails against entitlement and injustice, I do so with a view across the sector, but I also see myself in the mirror. – Suzanne By Suzanne...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