‘A Shower Is Transformative:’ Lava Mae’s Founder on Feminism & Philanthropy
If you don’t think of homelessness as a feminist issue, you should. We spoke with Doniece Sandoval, Lava Mae’s passionate founder, on how being unhoused affects women differently and the challenges women social entrepreneurs face.
From representing women who face discrimination at work to funding women-led nonprofit organizations with grants, Noreen Farrell and Surina Khan’s work centers on improving the lives of women and girls.
ALMA's latest fund features 4 top nonprofits focused on sustainability in the Chicago region, in partnership with Allbirds. From school gardens to protecting the Chicago River, these organizations make our city greener and cleaner.
The wildfires in California this month have been the most deadly and destructive in state history, with 200,000 acres burned, killing more than 70 people and destroying thousands of homes. The community has come together to support victims & relief efforts.
There’s a lot of words out there that can seem similar: charity, giving, donating, philanthropy, volunteering. It can seem intimidating to know what’s what or what you’re supposed to do. What do they all mean, and what’s the difference?