Follow up on the Global Good Fund

PHIL MICHAELS, CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF TEMBO EDUCATION, TEACHES CHILDREN WORLDWIDE VIA TEXT MESSAGE

Growing up with a unique childhood, Phil Michaels realized that children are capable of achieving anything, regardless of socioeconomic status, as long as they believe they can. Providing an education in the most imperative years of brain development is crucial for a child to overcome obstacles and lead a fulfilled ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 17, 2017


GGF Board of Director, Michael Sneed, VP Global Corporate Affairs for Johnson & Johnson

In his role as Worldwide VP, Global Corporate Affairs & Chief Communication Officer at Johnson & Johnson, Michael Sneed leads the Corporation’s global marketing, community, equity and philanthropy functions. Truly a jack-of-all-trades, Michael joined The Global Good Fund’s Board of Directors 4 years ago, bringing relevant experience in ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 3, 2017


GGF YEC MEMBER, ALEX GILROY, IS A CLINICAL SPECIALIST & WIFE WHO DONATES HER TIME TO INSPIRE YOUNG LEADERS

  Pennsylvania native, Alex Gilroy, left behind her friends and family to begin a new chapter across the country, settling down in the San Francisco Bay area. Although the biggest risk Alex has taken to date, she credits this one decision for entirely shaping her fulfilled adult life. Alex became involved ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Oct. 27, 2017


Fall 2017 Event Hosted by Karen and Fred Schaufeld & The Global Good Fund

On Wednesday, October 4th, at a beautiful property of Karen and Fred Schaufeld, Global Good Fund co-founders Knox Singleton and Carrie Rich shared the story of The Global Good Fund, the history of social entrepreneurship, and how future generations will engage in social enterprise through business, investing and philanthropy with ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Oct. 4, 2017


GGF ALUMNI, SUMMAIYA AFREEN, CREATES SOCIAL ENTERPRISE THAT HELPS WOMEN IN INDIA STAND ON THEIR OWN TWO FEET

Summaiya Afreen is the proud daughter of a man who brought up his children in an environment of freedom and self-respect. His strong sense of focus and ability to act with dignity influenced the way Summaiya carried herself through life. Toward the end of college, Summaiya watched as her peers ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Sept. 22, 2017


GGF ALUMNI, AUTUMN ADEIGBO, FOUNDER AND CEO OF ETHICAL FASHION LABEL

Growing up, Autumn Adeigbo imagined she would make a good lawyer, gifted with the ability to objectively view both sides of a situation. Or perhaps her love for animals could serve her well as a veterinarian. It wasn’t until age 19 when Autumn recognized and began to pursue her ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Sept. 15, 2017


Our CEO's Favorite Story About Hooks Johnston

  I'll never forget the first time Hooks and I had our first big meeting together.  We were meeting at the Johnson & Johnson headquarters. I'd never pitched for money before, and Hooks knew how to pitch and critique pitches with his eyes closed.  I asked Hooks what time ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Sept. 5, 2017


GGF ALUMNI JASON PANDA CREATES A CHIC CONDOM BRAND WITH A SOCIAL MISSION

A law school graduate, world traveler, corporate attorney making well over six figures - Jason Panda had accomplished many things in life that would classify him as “successful.” But something was missing. After a sleepless night in his New York City office, Jason realized that in order to truly be fulfilled ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Aug. 30, 2017


GGF ALUMNI ZHIHAN LEE, CEO OF BAGOSPHERE, EMPOWERS YOUNG ADULTS TO IMAGINE A BRIGHTER FUTURE

Growing up, 2016 Global Good Good Fund Alumni Zhihan Lee didn’t have a plan to change the world. He was brought up in a nurturing family that, although not particularly ambitious, provided such love and care that he was inspired to spread this to others. Enter BagoSphere, the social ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Aug. 25, 2017


GET PERSONAL WITH GLOBAL GOOD FUND ALUMNI, SARA POTLER LAHAYNE, FOUNDER AND CEO OF MOVE THIS WORLD

Welcome to our newest blog series, "GGF Alumni - Where Are They Now?" Below we reintroduce you to Sara Portler LaHayne, Founder and CEO of Move This World, and tell the story of her exponential impact following her 2014 Global Good Fund Fellowship. At the age of 15, Global Good Fund ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Aug. 15, 2017