My GreenLight:Knowing that every choice we make affects the world; the good, the bad, and even the times we choose not to engage.
My GreenLight:Truth-telling and connection, the two things that have the potential to make the world a better place.
My GreenLight:To challenge intersectional norms by creating equitable opportunities for children and families.
My GreenLight:To reenergize cities by engaging children and families in equitable community solutions.
My GreenLight:“When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free,...
My GreenLight:When all children have the opportunity to reach their full potential we build stronger, healthier communities.
My GreenLight:To ensure every young person lives in a community that expects and delivers an opportunity for economic self-sufficiency.
My GreenLight:That everyone, from every background, has the opportunity to make a difference in their communities, to receive the life-giving meaning and purpose that generosity, empathy...
My GreenLight:Creating a more equitable community built on the celebration of diversity and the promise of inclusivity
My GreenLight:For all children to have incredible equitable opportunities from day one, thriving in engaged communities that lift them up continually as precious assets and investments...
My GreenLight:Ensuring every community has a voice and the tools to reimagine and reclaim their future.
My GreenLight:The recognition and search for solutions of the educational and opportunity inequity that holds back so many from reaching their full potential.
My GreenLight:Children, no matter where they are born in our cities, deserve an equal chance for opportunity and high quality life outcomes. We have to get...
My GreenLight:“Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.” -Marian...
My GreenLight:Through partnership and meaningful engagement, we can bring the innovative solutions–that ultimately empower and uplift youth and families facing persistent challenges while living in poverty.
My GreenLight:The belief that all people deserve the opportunity for success, regardless of one’s socioeconomic status, race, or zip code.
My GreenLight:One of the beauties in life is being able to help those who are experiencing adversity and give them hope.
My GreenLight:“Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary.” -Martin Luther King Jr.
My GreenLight:To harness the passion, energy, skills, and love of community members to slowly but surely work toward a more just and equitable world.
My GreenLight:Belief in the power of viewing the world through an array of lenses and using that perspective to drive change that honors, celebrates, and enhances...
My GreenLight:Working collectively, we can create significant, positive change that addresses pressing social challenges.
My GreenLight:Ensuring every child gets what they need to be successful in life, regardless of their zip code.
My GreenLight:Exists in the space where community collaboration, innovative solutions, and commitment to addressing the condition of poverty resides, and if that space isn’t complete, my...
My GreenLight:To end the extreme poverty that affects 200,000 Philadelphians by investing in transformative – and collective – efforts across the government, business, and nonprofit sectors.
My GreenLight:To create equitable communities and economic opportunity, we must be persistent, implement proven solutions, and above all, practice love and kindness.
My GreenLight:A fundamental belief that we belong to each other and that together we can create a kinder and braver world.