Ones Up Education Fellowship Nonprofit - Philadelphia, PA
Working to break cycles of generational poverty by empowering opportunity youth to invest in themselves, their families, and communities through holistic job training and personal development programming.
Nonprofit - Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C. We use coffee to develop youth entrepreneurship in Puerto Rico to eradicate poverty and provide a meaningful connection for coffee lovers aligned with social impact.
Nonprofit - Washington, D.C. We empower young people through relevant education and field engagement that will prepare them to advocate for, lead, and effectively make a change in their local and global communities.
Nonprofit - Brooklyn, NY Inspiring Minds NYC is a culturally responsive community school model that builds a pipeline between the youth and their community through rites of passage programs, civic engagement, internships, college tours and youth conferences.
For profit - New York City, NY Uvii is a mobile app and video plugin for LMS (Learning Management Systems) to post curriculum and respond with video comments from a smartphone amplifying student engagement and retention for faster more affordable learning outcomes, simply put Uvii is Snapchat meets Blackboard.
Nonprofit - New York, NY BWEL provides curated supports and services for black women educators in K-12 education focused on cultivating and retaining leaders.
www.bweleague.org (under construction)
Lisa Maria Rhodes
Nonprofit - New Orleans, LA ALAS creates educational access for immigrant and court involved high school youth by training educators to do two things: advocate for students by writing mitigation letters to criminal court judges, and connect undocumented students with pro-bono or low bono legal representation.
Nonprofit - Riverdale, MD MindWorks Collaborative co-creates spaces for diverse special educators to accelerate their impact and support one another through professional learning networks, a virtual community portal, and other programming grounded in anti-bias/anti-racist pedagogy and self-care.
Nonprofit - San Francisco, CA MindCatcher cultivates the leadership capacity within educators to shift their practice from being educator-led to student-led by using diversity, equity and inclusion competencies.
Nonprofit - Trenton, NJ HomeWorks Trenton is a 501(c)(3) community-based, after-school boarding program that provides academic and social-emotional enrichment activities, dorm living and nutritious meals to supplement public schools, empower women, and build community leaders.
Nonprofit - Native California Sacred Generations is an intergenerational movement of healing dedicated to restoring Native land and people by organizing system-impacted tribal communities to end educational inequity, mass incarceration and climate injustice.
Nonprofit - Dallas, TX For Oak Cliff overall goal is liberation for our community, by organizing the community and serving as a convener we're able to provide resources and connect neighbors to service providers and experiences that remove the barriers of systemic oppression.