Categorized as: Education, Leadership, Stories, Storytelling on June 6, 2020.
Editor’s Note: The following article was published in Good Black News, a site created by Lori Lakin Hutcherson when she realized that there were no sites available to publish the positive things black people do. We at SFF have decided to step back from our...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Education, Grantee, Leadership, Our Partners, Stories, Storytelling on May 2, 2020.
Photo courtesy of the United Nations COVID-19 Response on Unsplash. Editor’s Note: Last week we had the honor of hosting a Zoom meeting with several of our nonprofit partners to touch base with them and provide a forum for them to meet each other and talk about how...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantee, Job Creation, Our Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Stories, Storytelling on April 4, 2020.
Photo courtesy of Alexas Fotos on Unsplash. To all of our readers and our partners, we simply wanted to take a minute to say how appreciative we are for you and the work you do. We know these are unprecedented times we are facing, and many of us are struggling,...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Education, Girls & women, Grantee, Grantmaking strategy, Job Creation, Latin America, Leadership, Middle East, MY JOB book and community, Our Partners, Pacific Islands, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories, Storytelling, U.S., Youth on January 11, 2020.
Anseye Pou Ayiti (Teach for Haiti),
Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation,
Tomorrow’s Youth Organization,
Editor’s Note: 2019 was an incredible year for Skees Family Foundation. We reevaluated our mission, grant structure, and methodology. We made the decision to create an advisory board. We added a new family board member. It was also an amazing year for our...Read more
Categorized as: About us, Grantmaking strategy, Job Creation, Leadership, Poverty Alleviation, Social-impact investments, Stories, Storytelling on December 7, 2019.
Editor’s Note: We are so excited to share some of the amazing changes we are making, starting in January. We hope you enjoy our updates and feel free to reach out with any questions. By Shelly Skees, Secretary 2019 has been a reflective year for our board here...Read more