Jessan Hutchison-Quillian

Jessan Hutchison-Quillian

Joined September 2018 · San Francisco Bay Area, California

Jessan co-founded Google's Giving Week, was Board Member and Chair at Social Justice Fund Northwest, and is a co-founder at Grapevine. He is passionate about connecting himself and others with smart strategies for systemic change.

Giving Circle Membership

LGBTQ+ Equity

4 in 10 LGBT youth say the community in which they live is not accepting of LGBT people. How do we create a world in which every person who grows up LGBT feels that they are completely accepted, represented, and supported?

The purpose of this givi...

Cole Giannone
Emily Schaefer
Emily Rasmussen
Chloe Moon
Jessan Hutchison-Quillian
20 members

Racial Equity and Criminal Justice Reform in NYC

We’re a giving circle dedicated to supporting the leadership of people of color and communities directly affected by mass incarceration in New York City. We’re working to help advance criminal justice reform, racial justice, and equity.

Tasha T
Altaf Rahamatulla
Amanda Graff
Jessan Hutchison-Quillian
ramik williams
17 members

Refugee Entrepreneurs COVID-19 Resilience Fund (RECOVR Fund)

The COVID-19 crisis is wreaking havoc on small businesses globally, including enterprises serving refugees and their host communities. Government relief efforts often fail to reach businesses owned and operated by refugees, despite the fact that refu...

Meredith Husar
Joanne Ke Edelman
John Kluge
Jerry Mparha
Global Youth International
16 members

Nonprofits Supported

Black Trans Advocacy Coalition

Black Trans Advocacy Coalition
Carrollton, TX

Black Trans Advocacy Coalition Mission is to help improve the black trans human experience by overcoming violence and injustice in the world through the power, value and love of all people!

Cheyenne River Youth Project

Cheyenne River Youth Project
Eagle Butte, SD

The Cheyenne River Youth Project, founded in 1988, is a grassroots, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the youth of the Cheyenne River reservation with access to a vibrant and secure future through a wide variety of culturally sensitive and enduring programs, projects and facilities that ensure strong, self-sufficient families and communities.

African American Community Service Agency

African American Community Service Agency
San Jose, CA

It is the mission of the African American Community Service Agency to preserve the dignity and culture of a diverse African American Community, and to provide services that promote the full participation of Santa Clara County and the general society.

New Jersey Institute for Social Justice Inc.

New Jersey Institute for Social Justice Inc.
Newark, NJ

The Institute is a Newark-based cutting-edge racial and social justice advocacy organization dedicated to economic justice, expanding democracy through voting rights and participation, and criminal justice reform.

New York Transgender Advocacy Group

New York Transgender Advocacy Group
New York, NY

The New York Transgender Advocacy Group is a Trans-led organization. Our mission is to advocate for more inclusive gender-based policies that benefit Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming/Non-Binary (TGNCNB) individuals through building community leaders, educating practitioners, and influencing policy makers. Our vision is to create an equitable society for TGNCNB people. To achieve this, we work with stakeholders around New York to train and empower the TGNCNB community to become active leaders in shaping the world around them.

Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues in Counseling

Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues in Counseling
Alexandria, VA

Our mission is to advocate for the voice, equity, and inclusion of LGBTGEQIAP+ persons within the counseling profession and beyond and to promote the professional development of counselors and related professionals to ensure that all LGBTGEQIAP+ individuals receive ethical, culturally-inclusive, liberating services that attend to all aspects of their intersectional identities.

Gullah Geechee Group, Inc.
Hallandale Beach, FL

Gullah/Geechee Group, Inc. is organized exclusively 1) to support the four coastal states of the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor -South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Florida--through education about the Gullah/Geechee people and their designation as a National Heritage Area; 2) to communicate through a digital means like studies, seminars (webinars) publications--about history, culture, arts, land, food, music, religion, current affairs, etc.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta
Norcross, GA

Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta is the first and only nonprofit legal advocacy nonprofit dedicated to the civil rights of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (AANHPI) in Georgia and the Southeast.

Ali Forney Center

Ali Forney Center
New York, NY

The mission of the Ali Forney center is to protect LGBTQ youths from the harms of homelessness and empower them with the tools needed to live independently.

International Rescue Committee - Center for Economic Opportunity (IRC-CEO)

International Rescue Committee - Center for Economic Opportunity (IRC-CEO)
New York, NY

The International Rescue Committee’s Center for Economic Opportunity (CEO) is a non-profit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that provides financial training and helps borrowers build assets, capitalize on opportunities, and transition into the financial mainstream. Operating out of IRC offices across the United States, CEO works with low-income clients who are immigrants as well as members from their host communities. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CEO established a cash grant assistance program that will be available to over 700 entrepreneurs and clients who are struggling through the current economic downturn, and to new beneficiaries impacted by the crisis.

Jusoor

Jusoor
Menlo Park, CA

Jusoor is an NGO of Syrian expatriates supporting the country’s development and helping Syrian youth realize their potential through programs in the fields of education, career development, and global community engagement. Jusoor’s Entrepreneurship Program aims to create a strong collaborative community for Syrian entrepreneurs to learn from successful businesses, peers and role models. We want to highlight the challenges for start-ups and help guide entrepreneurs through their business development with mentorships, bootcamp program and funding. With its Entrepreneurship Program, Jusoor aims to bring all available resources together, organise them and make them available and accessible to young aspiring entrepreneurs. Jusoor’s response to the pandemic is focused on helping clients to transition to digital operations and remote management, e.g. online meetings and sales as well as digital bookkeeping.

African Entrepreneurship Collective

African Entrepreneurship Collective
Langley, WA

African Entrepreneur Collective (AEC) supports small entrepreneurs to grow their businesses to create jobs and improve livelihoods. We believe entrepreneurship is a backbone to a thriving economy, and can unlock pathways to greater resources, dignity, and innovation. AEC facilitates this by providing training, consulting, and access to affordable finance. Our programs are practical, locally relevant, and, most importantly, guided by our belief that entrepreneurs will transform the Continent. Currently AEC has 140 staff in 10 offices across East Africa.

Oklahoma Native Assets Coalition

Oklahoma Native Assets Coalition
Oklahoma City, OK

The Oklahoma Native Assets Coalition (ONAC) is a nonprofit Native asset building coalition that works with tribes and partners interested in establishing asset-building initiatives and programs in Native communities, for the purpose of creating greater opportunities for economic self-sufficiency of tribal citizens. Our profile is available here.

ACLU Foundation of Tennessee

ACLU Foundation of Tennessee
Nashville, TN

The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee (ACLU-TN) is dedicated to translating the guarantees of the Bill of Rights into reality for all Tennesseans. We are an enduring guardian of justice, freedom, fairness and equality, working to protect and advance civil liberties and civil rights for all Tennesseans. Our goal is to preserve the Bill of Rights for future generations.

Five One Labs

Five One Labs
Villanova, PA 19085, PA

Five One Labs is a start-up incubator that helps refugees and conflict-affected entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses in the Middle East. Launching first in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, we aim to empower individuals to rebuild their lives and livelihoods and to contribute to the economic growth of their communities. Five One Labs entrepreneurs are provided with training; mentorship by world class entrepreneurs from the USA and the Middle East; and a community of creative changemakers to share their experiences with. Our vision is to develop an inclusive network of innovators and entrepreneurs that have the support, skills, and connections to positively change their communities and countries.

Tewa Women United

Tewa Women United
Santa Cruz, NM

The mission of TWU is to provide courageous spaces for Indigenous women to uncover the power, strength, and skills they possess to become positive forces for transformative change in their families and communities.

United Natives

United Natives
Las Vegas, NV

Mentoring the evolution of Native leaders with a voice to impact the world. Creating an inter-Indigenous social, professional and cultural network nationally and internationally.

Red Feather Development Group

Red Feather Development Group
Flagstaff, AZ

Named in honor of Lakota elder, Katherine Red Feather, we partner with American Indians to improve housing conditions in Indian Country.

The Refugee Investment Network

The Refugee Investment Network
Washington, DC

The RIN is the first impact investing and blended finance collaborative dedicated to creating durable solutions to global forced migration. We connect investors with refugee ventures, build the field of refugee investment, change the narrative around the contribution of refugees, and advocate for more inclusive refugee policies, with the ultimate goal of creating quality jobs, economic growth, and measurable improvements to the livelihoods of millions of refugees and host community members.

New Georgia Project

New Georgia Project
Atlanta, GA

The New Georgia Project (NGP) is a 501(c)3 non-profit focused on voter registration, engagement, and power building for the large and growing population of African Americans, Latinos, and Asian Americans in Georgia. NGP is part of a movement – not a moment – to meet the changing demographics of Georgia, to harness the unheard voices of the New American Majority and to position Georgia for leadership in the South and across the country, identify local policy priorities, demystify the political process, and move their families and neighbors to action.