GRANT FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: ORGANIZING YOUTH RETURNING FROM INCARCERATION IN NEW HAVEN This funding opportunity is a partnership between the Perrin Family Foundation and The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven. The partnering Foundations share an interest in...
Though youth have historically been both the catalysts and centers for transformative social change in America, organizing work is not always led or funded with this in mind. Partnerships with caring, supportive adults and the opportunity to put learned skills to the...
In spite of fleeting media attention, we must not forget about the people of Puerto Rico during this time of crisis. With more than 300,000 Puerto Rican residents, Connecticut has the sixth largest Puerto Rican population of any state in the U.S. According to CT...
Closing recommendations for funders at #FCYO2019:
-Fund multi-year gen op support
-Remember this money belongs in our communities; figure out how to move it swiftly
-Fund transformation, not transactions
-Trust young people
-Fund the new ideas, transition + dark times
Happening now at #GEOlearn: Trust-Based Approaches to Learning and Evaluation in the ballroom. Come have breakfast with @TWI_2022 @RSClarkFdn @headwatersmt @durfeeLA @Perrinfamilyfdn & Satterberg Fdn @GEOfunders
Reciprocal, Equitable, Accountable, Learn - some REAL talk with @CT4aDREAM and @Perrinfamilyfdn. Learning moves in both directions. Everyone has something to teach, everyone has something to learn. And it's not extractive. #GEOLearn