Director of Strategic Partnerships and Investment Maya Dillard Smith discusses using holistic health, expression, career and community development programs to empower youth and in turn help young people to rejuvenate their neighborhoods.
President & CEO Naila Bolus discusses the only national supplemental program that leverages the power of community and adult-child relationships to build the key language and literacy skills preschool children need to succeed.
President & CEO Paul Rice highlights the market’s role in alleviating rural poverty and environmental degradation, and how his organization channels the energy of the fair trade movement through programs and outreach.
Susan Angell, Executive Director of the Homeless Veterans Initiative, and Mark Johnston, Acting Assistant Secretary for the Office of Community Planning and Development at HUD (Department of Housing and Urban Development) discuss their joint efforts to reduce veterans’ homelessness by 12% in one year.
CEO Dennis Kelleher discusses the public interest in reforming the financial, capital, and commodity markets. Better Markets is the public’s voice in the fight to reform and strengthen the financial system. It is non-profit, non-partisan, and independent.
As part of our mission to draw public attention and support to the important work of nonprofits in America, we sat down to chat with 21 accomplished nonprofit leaders in Minnesota to discuss their impact in driving positive change in the evolving landscapes of rural America.
CEO Neil Giuliano recounts how the Foundation’s efforts to eradicate the disease since its discovery have positioned the organization as a leader in the struggle against the pandemic’s current trajectory.