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We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
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From 2006 to 2010, the institute, known as Inyathelo, managed the original $10.5 million Kresge Special Initiative in South Africa, which focused on building private advancement capacity at five la
The institute, known as Inyathelo, works to build a vibrant democracy in South Africa by strengthening civil society and higher education organizations, and developing a strong philanthropic moveme
The housing-advocacy organization spearheads the Healthy Homes Greensboro initiative to help the community restore housing to healthy conditions, thereby improving health, preserving housing, conse
The 43-year-old community-based organization provides child care, youth programming, family support and senior services to the multiethnic, working-class Ironbound neighborhood adjacent to Newark&r
The city’s Department of Child and Family Well-Being provides comprehensive health care, social and environmental services for Newark citizens and other consumers to ensure an optimal level o
The organization supports business development and community-revitalization projects and serves as the fiscal agent for the Elsewhere Living Museum, which fosters artistic and educational programs
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