Happy 15 Year Anniversary to Skees Family Foundation!

Happy 15 Year Anniversary to Skees Family Foundation!

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 7, 2019.

Editor’s Note: Every so often Skees Family Foundation uses the services of the Nueva School, a school for gifted students in the Bay Area in California. The school matches their curriculum and extracurricular activities to meet the needs of their students. Part of...Read more
Expansion for Resonate Means Amplifying Women’s Confidence in Kenya

Expansion for Resonate Means Amplifying Women’s Confidence in Kenya

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , on August 24, 2019. Related Grantee: Resonate.

Resonate Facilitator: Delice Fatiro, Resonate’s Program Associate and Training, leading a Storytelling for Leadership workshop with young women in Gahanga, Rwanda. Editor’s Note: Storytelling transforms lives. At Resonate, we know it because we live it every day...Read more
Inspiring Development through Entrepreneurship and Action: IDEA in Rwanda and Uganda

Inspiring Development through Entrepreneurship and Action: IDEA in Rwanda and Uganda

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , on July 20, 2019. Related Grantee: Idea4Africa.

Some incredible women from our Rutunga cooperative who have played an extraordinary role in making change in their community. Editor’s Note: IDEA4Africa is a non-profit organization with the goal of increasing the economic growth in Uganda and Rwanda. They are...Read more
Beekeepers Earn Their Way out of Poverty in Ravaged Haiti

Beekeepers Earn Their Way out of Poverty in Ravaged Haiti

Categorized as: , , , , , , & Tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 22, 2019.

  Cover image: Candlemakers from Haiti.   By Vincent Oviedo, a Skees Family Foundation (SFF) member and social worker/therapist, and Suzanne Skees, founder and board chair of SFF and editor of the MY JOB book series.   Coauthors’ Note Why Haiti? You...Read more