Grassroots Partnerships for Global Change

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Rooted in the Power of Communities

Since 2002, the Chicago-based Goldin Institute has inspired, equipped and connected grassroots leaders in over 40 countries to lead community driven social change.

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    Goldin Global Fellows - May 25, 2022
    Mahdar Tahir, Goldin Global Fellow from Malaysia and founder of the Crescent Collective, calls for religious freedom and shares insights on the role of religious leaders in building social harmony.
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    Goldin Global Fellows - May 23, 2022
    2018 Goldin Global Fellow Cynthia Luvlee shares an inspiring update from Shyne San Diego, sharing the principles that powered the exponential growth of the Shyne Survivor Business Network™ which recently enrolled its 50th survivor entrepreneur!
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    Goldin Global Fellows - May 19, 2022
    In collaboration with Catalyst 2030, our team in Liberia mobilized our community to improve health and sanitation and hosted a conversation on narrowing the "justice gap" in the Glass Factory neighborhood.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - April 28, 2022
    Goldin Institute Peace Fellow, Annette Kelly, is helping host a series of workshops on Violence Prevention through her work with the Chicagoland Vaccine Partnership (CVP) in the communities hardest hit by COVID and violence by mobilizing community leaders, educating community members and elevating multi-sector collaborations.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - April 27, 2022
    We invite you to learn about each of our 2022 Chicago Peace Fellows representing 14 neighborhoods across the city as they join together and establish a community of practice determined to promote peace across the city!
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - April 21, 2022
    The Mutual Aid Collaborative has remained active in its support of the communities in Chicago most impacted by these epidemics for the last year and a half, providing sought after resources, building community, and creating spaces for healing.
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    Goldin Global Fellows - April 18, 2022
    Goldin Global Fellow Munyaradzi Dzimunwe partnered with She Trades to provide a training for women entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe to help them sell their products on international markets.
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    Goldin Global Fellows - April 18, 2022
    Goldin Global Fellow Nicholas Songora Odoll provides an update on the critical work of the Manyatta Youth Entertainment (MAYE) in the coastal counties of Kenya to promote social accountability, civic education, and social justice using creative arts.
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    Goldin Global Fellows - March 28, 2022
    A collaboration between DePaul University and Global Fellow Berry Behr helps capture oral history testimonies to capture the interfaith efforts from leaders on the front lines of ending apartheid like Imam Rashied Omar.
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    Goldin Global Fellows - March 22, 2022
    Goldin Global Fellow John Kamma represents the Citizen Bureau for Development and Productivity of Liberia at the launch of the West Africa Regional Network on Organized Crime (WARNOC) organization at meetings in Abuja, Nigeria.