Mina Girgis, The Nile Project

Our Flow Fund partner, Youth for Environmental Sanity, brought us Mina’s project, The Nile Project.

The Nile Project was founded in August 2011 by Egyptian ethnomusicologist Mina Girgis and Ethiopian-American singer Meklit Hadero to address […]

Sarah Hanson, Labyrinthine

Sarah Hanson runs Labyrinthine, a nonprofit retreat center in the Garry Oak Habitat ecosystem on the San Juan Islands.  She and her team have been studying the forest and the endangered species who inhabit it, […]

Laura Henderson, Growing Places Indy

Our flow fund partner, Off the Mat Into the World, funded Laura Henderson and her project with their Pollination Project flow fund.

Laura is the founder of an urban garden project in Indianapolis, Growing Places Indy. […]

Greg Singer, Veg Toons

Greg is an accomplished production manager and story developer and has worked with  companies like DreamWorks Feature Animation, Fox Feature Animation and Cartoon Network.  He tells us that one of his early mentors said that […]

Carolyn Mullin, National Museum of Animals and Society’s Oral History Project

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Carolyn’s project is part of the mission of the National Museum of Animals and Society, which enriches the lives of animals and people through exploration of our shared experience.  The museum collections include humane education, […]

Megan Pincus Kajitani, Giraffe Revolution

Megan came to us as a flow fund grantee through our partnership with World Peace Earth.  Megan is a mother of two, writer, educator and vegan lifestyle coach.  Giraffe Revolution helps women revolutionize their lives, the […]

Chloe Falkenheim, Youth Vegetarian Alliance

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Chloe is a highly motivated, ambitious 15 year old who is deeply committed to making change. Chloe is passionate about vegetarian diets (She became vegetarian at age 9) yet finds that when she talks to […]

Shital Mehta, Generosity at Shantivan Gardens

Shital is a long time art teacher.  She developed this project after noting that children, when exposed to generosity and kindness show profound transformation in their ability to be compassionate and creative.  ‘Generosity at Shantivan […]

Gwen Sofer, The Women’s Circle

Gwen Sofer’s project, The Women’s Circle, was initially inspired by Gwen’s observation that women’s quilting circles from the past were a way for intergenerational women to come together and form safe and supportive community.

The Women’s Circle […]

Megan Lipsett, Copia Health

Megan Lipsett came to us via our flow fund partnership with Off the Mat into the World.   Megan’s project, Copia Health, will provide trainings, consulting, coaching, and community projects to ignite citizens to engage in empowered health […]

Elizabeth Rider, International Charter for Human Values in Healthcare

Elizabeth Rider is an MD (pediatrician) and medical educator at Harvard Medical School and co-founder of a volunteer collaborative effort, started in 2010, that involves people, countries, organizations and institutions around the world working together […]

Jennie Kay- Detroit Sanctuary Project

Jennie Kay is a Michigan native, raised in a very conservative Christian environment. After leaving that environment, she found that many communities were trying to emulate the sense of community structure that she found in […]