Concy and one of her sons Vanessa works with girl refugees in Uganda Eugenie, President of Bright Future Vivian

Global Grassroots

Org #712 Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2004
year founded
$111,744
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
14
projects funded

Mission

Global Grassroots is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our mission is to catalyze women and girls as leaders of conscious social change in their communities. Global Grassroots' work is guided by four core values that form our theory of change: 1. Deepening personal consciousness and contributing towards the common good are both essential to social change. 2. One of the most effective levers of social change is a woman with the capability, resources, power, courage and inner commitment to initiate positive change for herself and others. 3. Sustaining and accelerating conscious social change requires investment in supporting civil society architecture. 4. Mind-body trauma healing plu...

Project Leaders
Gretchen Steidle
Gretchen Steidle
Kathleen Mahoney
Kathleen Mahoney
Team
Gretchen K Steidle, Heidi Luquer, Gyslaine Uwitonze, Juliet Aber, Kathleen P Mahoney
Organization Information
1950 Lafayette Road
Suite 200, Box 1
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States
603-643-0400

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3458721452
Organization Information
1950 Lafayette Road
Suite 200, Box 1
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States
603-643-0400

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3458721452

Projects (17)

Girls Academy for Conscious Change
Rwanda / Women and Girls
 
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Project Reports

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Mar 15, 2018
Learning that in Unity there really is Strength
Concy's life was a lot harder just a few years ago and she was worn down. Her husband spent most of his time (and much of their money) on alcohol, she felt alone in raising eight children, her own...
Mar 15, 2018
Helping girl refugees go to and stay in school
The Kyaka II Refugee Settlement in western Uganda is home to nearly 50,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Girls there face major hurdles to getting an education: as refugees,...
Mar 12, 2018
What does a liter of water weigh?
When Eugenie was pregnant, she regularly had to carry 25 liters of water long distances to provide for her family (1 liter = 2.2 lbs). That's 55 lbs of water, while pregnant.  Pregnant women...
 
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