Sara Lomelin

Sara Lomelin

People powered philanthropy Guru!

Joined April 2020

Grapevine Membership

Black Trans Lives Thrive

We support nonprofits run by and for Black Trans Leaders. Members donate at least $25 each month.

IG @blacktranslivesthrive
TW @blacktransgc

Other Keywords: BIPOC, QTPOC, POC, People of Color, transgender, non-binary, gender non-conforming, transwo...

187 members

Philanthropy Together Launchpad Pop-Up Giving Circle: Summer 2020

Launchpad is a program of Philanthropy Together to help kick-start hundreds of new Giving Circles around the globe!

33 members

Greater Giving Summit: 2021 Giving Circle GO GIVERS

Join in for a four-part pop-up giving circle experience hosted by Philanthropy Together, featuring Grapevine. Connect with other GGS participants, discuss your giving values, and choose a shared issue and organization to collective give to. Sign up b...

28 members

Philanthropy Together Launchpad Pop-Up Giving Circle: Fall 2020

Launchpad is a program of Philanthropy Together to help kick-start hundreds of new Giving Circles all around the globe!

Sara Lomelin
Isis Krause
Lasindra Webb
Detria McMiller
Diana Fox
28 members

Greater Giving Summit: 2021 Giving Circle Experience EQUITY SMILES :)

Join in for a four-part pop-up giving circle experience hosted by Philanthropy Together, featuring Grapevine. Connect with other GGS participants, discuss your giving values, and choose a shared issue and organization to collective give to. Sign up b...

Kyson Bunthuwong
Isis Krause
Sara Lomelin
Isis Krause
Cinthia Schuman
24 members

Collective Impact Giving Circle

Reinvent South Stockton Coalition (RSSC) and our partners invite you to join our Collective Impact Giving Circle and support local nonprofits that benefit community health, education, safety, infrastructure, and the arts in South Stockton.

Historic...

Charles Udeze
Susan (Christy) Collum-Bradford
Amy Portello-Nelson
Jason Weiner
McKenna Thompson
20 members

Pop Up Giving Circle by HBS Alumni

We'll walk through a quick exercise to demonstrate how a Giving Circle works. We'll discuss values around giving, review organizations to support, and then collectively decide where to donate our combined funds.

Isis Krause
Sara Lomelin
Emily Rasmussen
Ricky Surie
Alyssa Glenn
18 members

The Giving Project & Philanthropy Together: LaunchpadVermont Pop-Up Giving Circle: Fall 2020

Launchpad is a program of Philanthropy Together to help kick-start hundreds of new Giving Circles around the globe! LaunchpadVermont is a partnership with The Giving Project to start dozens of circles just in Vermont.

Leslie Halperin
Sara Lomelin
Isis Krause
Laura Latka
Jess Shevitz Rauch
17 members

Elevate Giving: Educational Equity

An Elevate Giving circle focused on Educational Equity. Experience held on Saturday June 26!

Sara Lomelin
Isis Krause
TSHABA BOOKS
Alyssa Glenn
Carolina Jayaram
12 members

Elevate Giving: STEM & STEAM

An Elevate Giving circle focused on STEM & STEAM learning. Experience held on Tuesday June 29! www.elevateprize.org/giving

Isis Krause
Susan Benford
Vivienne Vicera
Jaclyn McCutcheon
Sara Lueben
9 members

Elevate Giving: Teachers & Educators

An Elevate Giving circle focused on Teachers & Educators. Experience held on Monday June 28!

8 members

#GivingTuesday Global Giving Circle

As we approach #GivingTuesday on December 1st, we’re excited to share our group Giving Circle to help connect Giving Circle leaders and members. This is an opportunity to connect and network while also giving back and raising awareness of the nonprof...

TEDDY EVERTON IGORI
Paula Liang
Arrel Gray
Emily Rasmussen
Sara Lomelin
8 members

Elevate Giving: Early Childhood Development

An Elevate Giving circle focused on Girls Education. Experience held on Friday July 9!

7 members

Elevate Giving: Girls Education

An Elevate Giving circle focused on Educational Equity. Experience held on Wednesday July 7!

Isis Krause
Kyson Bunthuwong
Emily Rasmussen
Sara Lomelin
Vivienne Vicera
6 members

Grapevine Donation Matching Fund

This purpose of this Grapevine is to raise matching and seed funds to help launch, support, and amplify the impact of Grapevines across the country.

Donors will receive updates on how their money was used and the ripple effects of impact that it g...

Emily Rasmussen
Sara Lomelin
Tracy Young
3 members

Elevate Giving Pop-Up Giving Circle

Pop-up experience for the Elevate team!

Sara Lomelin
Isis Krause
2 members

Nonprofits Supported

Waaw Foundation

Waaw Foundation
McKinney, TX

Expand African engagement in Technology Innovation by increasing the pipeline for African women through STEM training, entrepreneurship & leadership.

Kidogo Early Years Inc.

Kidogo Early Years Inc.
Hyattsville, MD

Improve access to quality, affordable Early Childhood Care & Education in East Africa's low-income communities.

Grandmother Project Inc.

Grandmother Project Inc.
Lindale, TX

Grandmother Project’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of women, children, and families in countries in the Global South by empowering communities to drive their own development by building on their own experience, resources, and cultural realities.

MAIA

MAIA
Chicago, IL

UNLOCKING AND MAXIMIZING THE POTENTIAL OF YOUNG WOMEN TO LEAD TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGE.

Restoring Justice for Indigenous Peoples

Restoring Justice for Indigenous Peoples
San Francisco, CA

RJIP works to expose and address the disparities of California Indigenous people, especially women and youth in the carceral system using traditional and cultural lifeways and practices, community organizing and advocacy to restore justice to these communities and ancestral homelands.

Community Investment Network

Community Investment Network
Raleigh, NC

CIN inspires, connects and strengthens African Americans and communities of color to leverage their collective resources and create the change THEY wish to see.

Generation Hope

Generation Hope
Washington, D.C

To ensure all student parents have the opportunities to succeed and experience economic mobility, Generation Hope engages education and policy partners to drive systemic change and provides direct support to teen parents in college as well as their children through holistic, two-generation programming.

The Karam Foundation

The Karam Foundation
Lake Forest, IL

We are a non-profit organization on a mission to build a better future for Syria.

Code Nation

Code Nation
New York, NY

Code Nation equips students with the skills, experiences and connections that together create access to careers in technology. With a volunteer teaching corps of 300 professional web and software developers and a network of school and company partners, we provide coding courses and work-based learning programs to students who attend under-resourced high schools. In 2018-19, our programs reach almost 1,500 students in 46 schools in New York City and the San Francisco Bay Area. 73% of students who complete two or more years of Code Nation

L.O.V.E. Mentoring

L.O.V.E. Mentoring
New York, NY

The Latinas On the Verge of Excellence - L.O.V.E. Mentoring Program supports and empowers young Latinas to strive for success, both in school and in life, through mentorship and health interventions targeted at mental, reproductive and physical health as well as college and career readiness.

The Gathering for Justice

The Gathering for Justice
New York, NY

The Gathering for Justice’s mission is to build a movement to end child incarceration while working to eliminate the racial inequities that permeate the justice system.

Talking Points

Talking Points
San Francisco, CA

Our mission is to drive student success by unlocking the potential of families to fuel their children’s learning, especially in under-resourced communities. We do this by building meaningful connections between schools, teachers, and families through accessible technology.

She's the First

She's the First
New York, NY

She’s the First to fight for a world where every girl chooses her own future. We team up with local organizations to make sure girls are educated, respected, and heard.

Black Teacher Collaborative Incorporated

Black Teacher Collaborative Incorporated
Atlanta, GA

BTC’s mission is to engage, develop, and support a collective of Black educators who will ensure that Black children achieve at high levels academically while simultaneously preparing them with the intellectual, social, emotional, and cultural capital to actively participate in the ongoing advancement of their communities.

PolicyLink

PolicyLink
Oakland, CA

PolicyLink is a national research and action institute advancing racial and economic equity by Lifting Up What Works®.

OneSky

OneSky
Berkeley, CA

OneSky teaches communities and caregivers to provide nurturing responsive care and early education that unlocks the potential hidden in our world’s most vulnerable young children.

The Power Coalition for Equity and Justice

The Power Coalition for Equity and Justice
New Orleans, LA,

We are a team of organizations who believe in the power of community and taking action. Our goal is to equip our fellow Louisianans with the knowledge and information they need to find their voice, and learn where and when to use it.

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.

Winooski Students For Anti-Racism

Winooski Students For Anti-Racism
Montpelier, VT

Empowering youth and adults to reimagine and transform education together.

GENup

GENup
Severna Park, MD

GENup is a California-based, nationwide student-led social justice organization and student-activist coalition that strives to advocate for education through the power of youth voices!