Blog



Stay up to date with The Global Good Fund

celebrating black history month: Derrius Quarles and Evin Robinson

Since inception, The Global Good Fund has been honored to serve Black men and women across America, and around the globe. As Black History Month comes to a close, we honor the work of these brilliant 2021 Fellows creating long-lasting change in Black communities, and beyond. Derrius Quarles // Co-founder + CEO ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Feb. 22, 2021


The Issues: Our Five Focus Areas For Social Impact

The Global Good Fund invests in social entrepreneurs who are working to bring change in five focus areas:   + HEALTH: Ensure that everyone, especially vulnerable populations, has access to affordable, equitable and comprehensive health care and lives in healthy communities. + EDUCATION: Strive for inclusive, equitable and quality education opportunities for all ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Aug. 18, 2020


The 2020 LEAP Entrepreneurs

  Thanks to the generosity of American Express, we have the opportunity to support these brilliant young social entrepreneurs innovating in the nonprofit sector.   Edward Yee is the Co-founder of Givfunds, a foundation that lends low-cost loans to social entrepreneurs in South Asia. To date, the organization has impacted over 40K ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Aug. 14, 2020


Introducing: BEC, Global Good Fund's Business + Executive Community

We are excited to announce the launch of The Global Good Fund’s BEC, Business and Executive Community.  The BEC is designed specifically for our GGF’s mentors, business partners, and funders -  as a way to better utilize and showcase their talents & expertise and better mobilize this community to ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on July 1, 2020


Esusu’s Newly Established Rent Relief Fund Supports Renters In Crisis

Esusu’s Newly Established Rent Relief Fund Supports Renters In Crisis   Acumen Fund and The Global Good Fund Contribute Grants As Founding Partners   New York, NY - May 14, 2020 - Esusu today announced the launch of a national Rent Relief Fund which will provide rental assistance for those most impacted by ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on May 22, 2020


UPDATE // The Global Good Fund's COVID-19 Emergency Relief Efforts

During these challenging times, we recognize that the world needs innovation and leadership to support the most vulnerable people. That is why, in the face of this pandemic, we have been working hard to adapt our resources and double down on our mission to advance the world's most impactful ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on April 27, 2020


the cares act + charitable giving

Like you, The Global Good Fund is adapting and changing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  As we acclimate to our new reality, we would like to bring to your attention new tax incentives for charitable giving that were included in the recently enacted Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on April 4, 2020


How GGF is responding to the COVID19 pandemic

What unimaginable times. Like you, our entrepreneurs are navigating new realities and working tirelessly to adjust to this new normal while increasing their impact. Things are not business as usual at The Global Good Fund - we, too, are adapting to fulfill our mission of growing leaders. Last week, we surveyed ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on March 27, 2020


SeeLevel HX + GGF for #DonateSmall 2019

Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement, founded in 2012 by New York's 92nd Street Y + the United Nations Foundation, unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform communities and the world. We ran our first Giving Tuesday campaign, coined #DonateSmall, three years ago, to showcase how a ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 21, 2019


A Veteran's Guide to Starting a Business: 5 tips from successful entrepreneurs

The road to and through entrepreneurship isn't easy. It's not supposed to be. We read too much about billion dollar companies that seemingly come out of nowhere and grow to be overnight successes. Our 2019 Veteran Fellows sponsored by Smithfield Foods know this story all too well. Below ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 8, 2019