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Systemic Change Toward Decolonized Philanthropy
Foundation: Skoll Foundation, Schott Foundation for Public Education

Skoll Foundation Fellow, Nguhi Mwaura, recently chatted with Edgar Villanueva of Schott Foundation for Public Education to get his thoughts on authentic proximity, shifting power dynamics, and his...more

Finding free money for your social impact startup
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Ashoka is a foundation that engages in scouring for and choosing the .... “The Catalyst Fund awards small grants for early-stage, innovative,...more

Sundance Institute Unveils Roster Of Documentary Fund Grantees
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

The Sundance Institute has named its Documentary Fund Grantees which includes specialized grants administered by The Kendeda Fund and...more

Bill Drayton and Social Entrepreneurship: How a Social Movement is Changing the World...and ...
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Social entrepreneurship might be called the “quiet revolution.” For 40 years, this social movement has identified, recognized and supported...more

Lessons from Latin America in Sustainable Development
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

Skoll Foundation revisits a conversation they had with Sean McKaughan, who chairs the board of Fundacion Avina, at the Skoll World Forum several years ago. According to McKaughan, lack of...more

Stanford-born Startup Strives to End Elderly Social Isolation
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

She was also an Associate at Skoll Foundation, which invests in social entrepreneurs driving large-scale impact. An advocate for the aging...more

Sundance Institute unveils documentary fund grantees
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

The roster of grantees includes custom grants from The Kendeda Fund, which provides funding for projects addressing environmental themes...more

Sundance Institute Announces Documentary Fund and Stories of Change Grantees
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

The Sundance Institute today announced the 25 nonfiction films that will receive Documentary Fund and Stories of Change grants. The grants span...more

Growing donor concern could boost press freedom funding
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

... according to a new report from Media Impact Funders on global media philanthropy. ... But even as philanthropic support grows, experts tell Devex more and better coordinated official development...more

Waterford Gets $20M+ Grant for Online Preschool. Its Critics Are Not Happy.
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

In the world of education, some debates rage eternal. How much testing is too much? What's the right balance between public schools and...more



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Pencils of Promise Picks up Entrepreneurial Momentum


Pencils of Promise Picks up Entrepreneurial Momentum

Adam Braun, founder of Pencils of Promise, is giving nonprofits a no-nonsense way to bring entrepreneurship to the next level. Pencils of Promise is a philanthropic organization that focuses on forming sustainable educational programs, and forging long-lasting, partnerships with communities. The organization aims to increase access to quality education and impact students and their families in high-need communities throughout Laos, Ghana and Guatemala.




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