A Sample of Grantee Recognition 2017-10-06T11:01:17+00:00
  • Hashem Abu Sham’a

2017 Rhodes Scholar

Hashem Abu Sham’a
Arroub Refugee Camp
Palestine

  • Jaha Dukureh, Campaign To end Female Genital Mutilation

Time Magazine’s List of the 100 Most Influential People in the World

Jaha Dukureh
Campaign to End Female Genital Mutilation
Washington DC, USA

  • Mina Girgis, Nile Project

NPR’s “5 Must Hear International Albums”

Mina Girgis
The Nile Project
Nile River Basin

  • Kisirisa Muhammed, Books For Life

Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award

Kisirisa Muhammed
Books For Life
Kampala, Uganda

  • Dejah Powell

Brower Youth Award

Dejah Powell
Go For the Green
Chicago, IL

  • Doniece Sandoval

CNN Hero

Doniece Sandoval
Lava Mae
San Francisco, USA

  • Basil Farraj, A Path to Peace

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

Basil Farraj
Pathways to Peace
Indianapolis Indiana and Ramallah, Palestine

  • Maria Omare, The Action Foundation

SET Africa: Social Innovation Award Ford Foundation Fellowship

Maria Omare
The Action Foundation
Nairobi, Kenya

  • Thomas Ponce, Lobby for Animals

National Animal Rights Conference Youth Activist Award

Thomas Ponce
Lobby for Animals
Casselberry, Florida

  • Kaganga John

UN Development Programme

Kaganga John
Small Grants Programme
Uganda

  • Doniece Sandoval, Lava Mae

Google Impact Challenge Finalist

Doniece Sandoval
Lava Mae
San Francisco, CA

  • Sydney Gray and Rose

Ashoka Emerging Innovator

Sydney Gray
Mama Maji
New Orleans, LA and Kenya

  • Matthew Kaplan

Peace First Prize 2014

Matthew Kaplan
Be O.N.E.
Phoenix, Arizona

  • Corrine Hindes and Katrine Kirseborn

MTV Highschool Trailblazers

Corinne Hindes & Katrine Kirsebom
Warm Winters
Walnut Creek, California

  • Imran Battla

Food Well Alliance – Local Food Grantee

Imran Battla
Grow Where You Are/ UGRO
Atlanta, Georgia

  • Calvin Duncan, Soros Justice Fellow

Soros Justice Fellowship

Calvin Duncan
Prosecutorial Misconduct
New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Tsechu Dolma

Echoing Green Fellowship

Teschu Dolma
Yulha Fund
Nepal

  • Felipe Spath

Acumen Global Fellowship

Felipe Spath
La Juanita Finca Verde
Guatavita, Colombia

  • Sitawa Wafula

Aspen Institute New Voices Fellowship

Sitawa Wafula
My Mind My Funk
Nairobi, Kenya

  • Jeff Kirchner

Ted Residency

Jeff Kirchner
Litterati
Oakland, California

  • african blogger awards

African Blogger Awards

Kinglesy Iweka
African-OnTheRise
Nigeria, Africa

  • Kehli Faulkner-Berry

Winner- Lifetime TV’s “Bring It”

Kehli Berry
Divas of Compton
Compton, CA

  • Lesvos Solidarity

UNHCR 2016 Nansen Refugee Award

Lesvos Solidarity
Ex-Pipka Village
Lesvos, Greece

  • Mark & Ismini Svensson

US Congressional Recognition

Mark & Ismini Svensson
Stay United
All over the US

  • Maya Penn

Oprah’s Super Soul 100

Maya Shea Penn
Maya’s Ideas
Atlanta, Georgia

  • Alicia White

Discovery Channel ID Hero

Alicia White
Project Petals
New York, NY

  • Hannah Testa accepting the Youth Superhero for Earth Award

Captain Planet Foundation Young Superhero for the Earth

Hannah Testa, 14
Hannah4Change
Georgia, USA

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