A new global learning community for grassroots leaders
As we face the harsh effects of the pandemic and structural inequality, the need for more generosity is urgent. GivingTuesday’s Starling Collective is designed to identify creative, passionate grassroots leaders with particularly innovative approaches to catalyzing generosity, empathy, equity and justice. The program offers coaching, and peer learning, as well as microgrants to accelerate on-the-ground work.
We welcome innovators of all backgrounds and aim to break down the barriers that often leave diverse voices and nontraditional movement builders on the sidelines.
As schools shut down during the early days of the pandemic, #GivingTuesdayKids leader Khloe was worried young people might miss out on STEM education.Read more
Although the physical toll that would come with the COVID-19 crisis would be significant, the emotional toll has been compounded by trauma from war and Ebola.Read more
In the early days of the pandemic, the city of Columbus, OH was under stress: many had become unemployed, with job opportunities remaining scarce and local government struggling to keep up with demand.Read More
“We are still raising funds due to the commercials we were able to run from the Starling grant. This has been a wonderful experience. The grant made a major impact on our campaign.”
“The support from GivingTuesday gave us the ability to help significantly more non-profits and people in Colombia who were struggling due to the pandemic. This made a huge difference in how we were able to respond during this crisis.”
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