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Jessica London-Shields, She Crew, Chicago, IL, USA

I feel that The Pollination Project knows me and the organization I help run, rather intimately. While TPP now has hundreds (if not thousands) of grantees, I get a sense that {she crew}, my organization, is remembered, valued, and --very appreciatively-- has been a continued recipient of TPP's support. That [...]

Jessica London-Shields, She Crew, Chicago, IL, USA 2017-11-21T01:42:35+00:00

Mona Yadav, Sahas, New Delhi, India

I feel fortunate that I had an opportunity to receive a grant from The Pollination Project. I wish to extend my heartfelt thank you and gratitude for the trust you have showed in my vision and dream. This is the first and only grant I received this year for my [...]

Mona Yadav, Sahas, New Delhi, India 2017-11-21T00:47:08+00:00

Turning Point Resolutions, TPR Development Center, Seeta, Uganda

Thank you The Pollination Project for funding the girls and women project. Our first month was amazing after receiving the funds. Participants have begun tailoring, producing energy saving brickets, money purses and jewelry buskets using recycled paper. We are looking forward to producing simple bags and dresses out of African [...]

Turning Point Resolutions, TPR Development Center, Seeta, Uganda 2017-11-15T10:35:28+00:00

Caroline Chepkorir, CarBie Natural Beauty, Nakuru, Kenya

The pollination project has greatly motivated me in this pursuit of raising awareness of use of natural beauty products . First for believing in me and showing me i am doing a worthwhile project. Secondly by offering me this grant as a financial support,this enabled me to engage many more [...]

Caroline Chepkorir, CarBie Natural Beauty, Nakuru, Kenya 2017-11-15T10:27:52+00:00

Crystal Martin, First 2 Finish, Chicago, IL, USA

This grant made such a huge impact on my motivations to do this work. First2Finish was a dream I had as a counselor, to offer superb postsecondary counseling and increase access to higher education for students who may not otherwise receive this support from their families or schools. Though my [...]

Crystal Martin, First 2 Finish, Chicago, IL, USA 2017-11-21T00:37:14+00:00

Sara Trail featured in Modern Patchwork

Quilting As Commentary-A look at The Exhibit "Quilta And Human Rights", November 2017 Go to Article     "TEXTILES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN CONNECTED TO ACTIVISM, from suffragists sewing protest banners to Hmong refugees in Southeast Asia embroidering images of war onto story cloths. The intersection of quilt making and human rights is explored [...]

Sara Trail featured in Modern Patchwork 2017-11-14T03:28:10+00:00

Mona Yadav, Sahas, New Delhi, India

I started Sahas last year without any financial assistance, solely on the belief that this work is needed, and I never really thought that someone will fund my idea and dream. Being a young girl from India, getting the Pollination Project grant was huge for me, as it was the [...]

Mona Yadav, Sahas, New Delhi, India 2017-11-13T07:30:53+00:00

Victor Odhiambo Wasonga, Leadership Development And Entrepreneurship, Nairobi, Kenya

The initial seed grant has helped help our project train 50 youths from Kibera slum on leadership and entrepreneurship skills. Jane Anyango Say a beneficiary of the Initial seed grant says. " After graduating from high school, my parents could not continue paying my college or university fees, but through the leadership development and [...]

Victor Odhiambo Wasonga, Leadership Development And Entrepreneurship, Nairobi, Kenya 2017-11-21T00:34:39+00:00

Mona Yadav featured in Sulabh Swachh Bharat, India

THE COURAGE TO QUESTION, November 2017 Go to Article "“Bhaiya, why do you think a boy asking for a sanitary pad is frowned upon?”, asked Nisha in an unperturbed fashion. There was no mincing of words. For a moment, I was taken aback. I was meeting Nisha for the first [...]

Mona Yadav featured in Sulabh Swachh Bharat, India 2017-11-13T07:37:03+00:00

Christopher Dainton, Medical Service Trip, Toronto, Canada

The Pollination Project grant has provided financial support, but even more importantly, encouragement and motivation for us to continue our current work. The publicity and legitimacy afforded by the Pollination Project has been invaluable, and we have been excited to promote the support we have received on the home page [...]

Christopher Dainton, Medical Service Trip, Toronto, Canada 2017-11-09T01:48:20+00:00
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