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The Society for the Analysis of African American Public Health Issues (SAAPHI) awarded a $5000 grant from the California Wellness Foundation.

The Society for the Analysis of African American Public Health Issues (SAAPHI) awarded a $5000 grant from the California Wellness Foundation.

The grant will help in continuing the mission and development of SAAPHI by providing funding for student travel to the annual conference, dissertation and research support for graduate students, as well as support for SAAPHI’s mentoring program and professional development. 51 more words

Mama Maji receives $1,000 grant from The Pollination Project!

We are so excited to announce that we have received a $1,000 grant from, The Pollination Project, a nonprofit organization that awards $1000 in seed money to individual changemakers and activists who are working to make the world – or just their own community – a better, more peaceful, just and more sustainable place. 175 more words

Fundraising

Marine Debris in New York City’s Backyard

By: Lisa Scheppke, Guest Blogger

When people think about New York City, a rich and diverse wildlife habitat is not usually what comes to mind. However, NYC is home to Jamaica Bay, a unique intact estuarine ecosystem consisting of 25,000 acres of salt marshes, intertidal flats and upland forests. 442 more words

Marine Debris

How to Get Noticed by Foundations...

Last fall I was invited to submit an article for an e-book by the fundraising software giant Blackbaud. Never one to pass up an opportunity, I obliged and was surprised when they chose what I wrote for their book. 192 more words

Philanthropy

Restoring Cultural Heritage at Indian Island

By: Sherry Lippiatt

It was a devastating and defining event in the history of the indigenous Wiyot people. Under the cover of darkness on February 26, 1860, a massacre, by non-native settlers claimed 200 Wiyot at the Indian Island village of Tuluwat in Humboldt Bay, California. 325 more words