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Highland Support Project

Org #45850
Vetted since 2018 Site Visit Verified
1994
year founded
$172,495
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Highland Support Project (HSP) fosters agency and empowers indigenous communities by providing opportunities for education, community organization, supporting social entrepreneurs, and addressing health and poverty in the face of shifting political arenas and environmental changes. HSP uses a direct aid model to reduce the separation between donors and community-based representatives to help Indigenous communities stay on their land, in the community, and with their culture. Our approach is based on hope, not dependency; opportunity, not charity. We support the development of social capital and community leaders that can identify opportunities and make the most out of them for their ... read more

Project Leaders
BENJAMIN EDWARD BLEVINS
BENJAMIN EDWARD BLEVINS
Guadalupe Ramirez
Guadalupe Ramirez
Debra Hedberg
Debra Hedberg
Paige Advocate-Ross
Paige Advocate-Ross
Rebecca Andrews
Rebecca Andrews
Alyssa Ondarza
Alyssa Ondarza
Team
Guadalupe C Ramirez, Ben E Blevins
Organization Information
700 W Franklin
Richmond, VA 23220
United States
(804) 464-3467
Organization Information
700 W Franklin
Richmond, VA 23220
United States
(804) 464-3467

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Oct 27, 2022
Mindful Money: Momentum Through Micro-Investing
In the months of September and October, we implemented our full focus on the Virtual Merchant program in Guatemala, Marchante Línea. Continuing through our circle empowerment method, a team...
Oct 13, 2022
The Opportunity is in the Problem
HSP is a network of social workers, scholars, faith-based community members, and Indigenous change-makers partnering to solve critical social and ecological problems. We utilize the methodologies of...
Sep 8, 2022
Community Pollination
The Deep Ecology Education Program (DEEP) organizes to enrich private STEM education programs interfacing with public school programs in the Richmond, Virginia, metropolitan region (RVA). We engage in...
 
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