Young Social Impact Heroes: Why and How Kalani Leifer of COOP Careers Is Helping To Change Our World10.27.2021
“Start small and earn the right to exist.” Kalani Leifer, founder of AB grantee COOP, shares his personal backstory and what he’s learned during his startup journey. Click through to read a thoughtful interview with a humble, reflective and gifted leader.
—via COOP Careers (2017-2020, 2021-2022 (Follow-on))
Dear Fellow Funders: No More Statements on Racial Equity Please (Until You Publish “The Receipts”)09.24.2021
What We're Reading
Dear Fellow Funders: No More Statements on Racial Equity Please (Until You Publish “The Receipts”)Scott Thomas (Co-Founder of Arbor Brothers) and Erica Hamilton (AB Board Member) | Philanthropy New York 10.27.2021
Arbor Rising News07.22.2022
When we were starting out, we thought the ethics of the family business approach—with a focus on relationships, quality, and the long-term—should be front and center in our name. That’s not changing. But our story is really about a powerful partnership of grantees, donors and colleagues that are working together to elevate our marginalized neighbors. While our values remain anchored, our new label foregrounds our shared commitment to uplifting our community. Let’s rise together!
These ‘Brothers’ Left Wall St. to Make a Difference, and Their Big Bet is Paying Off10.13.2016
What We're Reading
Shifting Power: Racial Equity and Funding IntermediariesAnnie Schmitz | Momentum Nonprofit Partners 10.27.2021
Arbor Rising News
Independent Sector interviews Alejandro Gibes de Gac, founder and CEO of AB alumni Springboard Collaborative about his work to close the literacy gap by closing the gap between home and school.
—via Springboard Collaborative (2014-2017)
See for yourself the difference our grantees and alumni are making in our community.