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Leveraging Sustainable Fashion to Achieve Economic Self-Sufficiency

By Admin | Jun 15, 2020

For some, fashion is style, clothing and design. For Custom Collaborative, a NYC-based workforce development nonprofit, fashion is the path towards empowerment, self-sufficiency and success. Founded in 2015 by Ngozi Okaro,For some, fashion is style, clothing and design. For Custom Collaborative, a NYC-based workforce development

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Nonprofits Fighting for Racial Equity

By Emily Patrick | Jun 11, 2020

Every day, racial equity nonprofits provide vital services and resources to Black Americans and other people of color who are disproportionately affected by police brutality and other forms of race-basedEvery day, racial equity nonprofits provide vital services and resources to Black Americans and other

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Taking Action Against Racial Inequality

By Admin | Jun 10, 2020

Our Response to Racial Injustice Last week, Common Impact CEO Danielle Holly released a letter in response to the brutal injustice of the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, AhmaudOur Response to Racial Injustice Last week, Common Impact CEO Danielle Holly released a letter

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The Time to Act Has Always Been “Right Now”

By Danielle Holly | Jun 1, 2020

“History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of “History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social

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Attaining corporate and philanthropic support during COVID-19

By Molly Weinstein | May 7, 2020

By Molly Weinstein, Common Impact; Supriya Kumar, Candid; Kaitlin FitzGerald, Good360 Common Impact, Candid and Good360 came together during a webinar on April 29, 2020 to provide advice onBy Molly Weinstein, Common Impact; Supriya Kumar, Candid; Kaitlin FitzGerald, Good360 Common Impact, Candid and

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Supporting Women Entrepreneurs During COVID-19

By Admin | Apr 28, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic is not stopping people from volunteering. You don’t always have to be physically present to do some good, but there are some things to considerThe Coronavirus pandemic is not stopping people from volunteering. You don’t always have

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