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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    Global GATHER Fellows - June 12, 2019
    Exciting news from Global GATHER Fellow Alumnus Dieudonne Allo of the Global Leading Light Initiative in Mthatha, South Africa about being selected for the 2019 Red Bull Amaphiko Academy and global partnerships with Fellows in Chicago and San Diego.
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    Chicago Peace Fellow - June 12, 2019
    Robin Cline of Neighborspace shares an update on her Chicago Peace Fellows experience.
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    An update from Global GATHER Alumnae Cynthia Austin on the one year anniversary of Shyne, the organization she founded to help survivors of sex trafficking build safe and productive futures.
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    UGANDA - June 05, 2019
    GATHER Global Fellow Geoffrey Omony of Youth Leaders for Restoration and Development in Uganda hosts Kabake, a local tradition of community parliaments, to solve local issues facing the Gulu region.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - June 04, 2019
    Gloria Smith of the Black Star Project in Chicago shares an update on her Chicago Peace Fellows experience.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - May 29, 2019
    The Chicago Peace Fellows recently met with a unique group of activists at the Institute for Nonviolence Chicago who are teaching non-violence techniques in some the neighborhoods most impacted by gun violence.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - May 18, 2019
    On May 18, Chicago Peace Fellow Jamila Trimuel hosted the Ladies of Virtue 2019 Recognition Ceremony to honor high school and eighth grade graduates.
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    GATHER Global Fellow - May 15, 2019
    GATHER Global Fellow Alumni Jamal Alkirnawi, CEO of a New Dawn in the Desert, a Bedouin-Jewish organization in Rahat, Israel, was recently named as one of 12 prominent torch lighters for Independence Day in Israel.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - May 15, 2019
    Pastor Robert Biekman of Maple Park United Methodist Church in Chicago, shares an update on his Chicago Peace Fellows experience.
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    Chicago Peace Fellows - May 09, 2019
    Chicago Peace Fellow Gloria Smith shares her reflections from the City Club of Chicago Luncheon featuring Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson.