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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    Chicago Peace Fellows - January 15, 2019
    The Chicago Peace Fellows, a groundbreaking partnership with the Conant Family Foundation, is being designed with community leaders and civic advisors at the forefront of building safe and peaceful communities.
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    GATHER Fellows - November 09, 2018
    Twenty grassroots leaders from 16 countries around the world celebrated their graduation from the first class of Goldin Institute’s GATHER Fellows program on November 8th hosted by Board Member Mimi Frankel.
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    Gather Fellows - November 01, 2018
    Gather Fellow Abdiweli Waberi visits the Dalai Lama as part of a youth leaders delegation sponsored by the USIP's Generation Change initiative.
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    Gather Fellows - October 24, 2018
    Gather Fellows Diana Alaroker and Geoffrey Omony of Uganda team up to host a Community Visioning Summit in Gulu as part of the Gather curriculum.
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    Gather Fellows - October 24, 2018
    Gather Fellow Dieudonne Anumbosi Allo of South Africa sends in an update on hosting the Community Visioning Summit in Bamenda, South Africa.
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    The Goldin Institute is proud to introduce four new colleagues who bring unique skills and expertise to the mission of promoting community driven social change.
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    The Bangsamoro Organic Law will address Muslim Filipinos’ decades-long struggle for self-determination, and is the result of a long peace-building process in which we are very proud to have played a role.
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    Gather Fellows - July 18, 2018
    The Goldin Institute is proud to introduce the inaugural class of Gather Fellows. The 2018 Gather Fellows class is comprised of 20 caring, capable, and impassioned individuals across 16 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North and South America.
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    Gather Fellows - July 16, 2018
    The Goldin Institute celebrated the launch of Gather on July 16th in Chicago. 20 Gather Fellows from 16 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North and South America are now learning together.
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    Goldin Institute | Haiti - May 15, 2018
    Malya Villard Appolon of KOFAVIV continues the fight to end gender-based violence in Haiti.
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