Atlas Corps: Building Bridges for Social Impact

by Atlas Corps
Atlas Corps: Building Bridges for Social Impact

Project Report | Mar 23, 2018
Meet Atlas Corps Class 29!

By Abby Robinson | Chief Development & Engagement Officer

Atlas Corps Class 29
Atlas Corps Class 29


Let me introduce Atlas Corps Class 29! 

Our Class 29 is a group of 14 emerging social change leaders who originate from 10 different countries. They represent the richness of diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness.This dynamic group of social change leaders, pictured during their brisk walking tour of DC, includes*:

  • Caroline Needles (Canada, Host: Council on Foundations)
  • Chaudhary Talha (Pakistan, Host: Points of Light)
  • Esther Monchari (Kenya, Host: American Red Cross)
  • Freeha Ihsan (Pakistan, Women's World Banking)
  • Gashaye Melaku (Ethiopia, Host: United Way Worldwide)
  • Gayathri Suren (Sri Lanka, Host: ChildFund)
  • Issam Zinati (Palestine, Host: BMW Foundation)
  • Lida Minasyan (Armenia, Host: Global Fund for Children)
  • Maryem Rahim (Pakistan, Host: Global Communities)
  • Mays Iseed (Palestine, Host: Square Roots)
  • Miguel Aguirre (Ecuador, Host: American Red Cross)
  • Nawal Abusultan (Palestine, Host: Microsoft)
  • Patrick Okwir (Uganda, Host: PowerPlay NYC)
  • Precious Chinanga (Zimbabwe, Host: Atlas Corps)

Join me in welcoming Class 29 to the vibrant Atlas Corps network, which now consists of more than 600 changemakers from 88 countries and 220+ Host Organizations. Together we will continue to Build Bridges and Empower Global Women to advance civil society—one social change leader at a time.





Abby Robinson, Chief Development & Engagement Officer (Class 2 Alum, Colombia)


*The people mentioned in this report have given their permission to be included in this correspondence

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Atlas Corps

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @atlascorps
Project Leader:
Mary Paris
Washington , DC United States
$226,400 raised of $250,000 goal
2,166 donations
$23,600 to go
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