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:“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:“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:“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:“Challenging the normalization of inequality by giving community changemakers the opportunity and resources to implement transformative, sustainable initiatives.”
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:“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:“Knowing that every challenge we face alone, can be conquered together. There is power in numbers, and strength in unity.”
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:The notion that equitable communities and economic opportunity are created through persistence, proven solutions, and above all, 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.”