Emily Schaefer

Emily Schaefer

Joined April 2019 · New York, NY

I've worked in communications and marketing for over 7 years. Before joining Grapevine, I worked at JPMorgan Chase promoting new digital products and features. I also worked at Teachers Pay Teachers, where I helped to develop communication programs for their educator community of over 5 million.

Giving Circle Membership

100+ Women Who Care Rochester - New York

OUR MISSION IS SIMPLE: To bring together 100 women in Rochester, NY who care about local causes and use the power of collective giving to make an impact in our community! We come from all walks of life and varying backgrounds. As individuals we felt...

Emily Schaefer
Emily Rasmussen
Liz Wyatt
Jennifer Arbore
Susan Rosenbloom
201 members

Vocal Minority

Join Vocal Minority in the fight for equity and justice in America. Each month, we pool our money together to support one great nonprofit. To date, we've had $127,055 total in grants made.

Anne Diaz
Chris Chan
Emily Schaefer
Kenya Moore
Jane Lee
53 members

Protecting Our Planet

How do we create a future where people and nature can work together? Over the next few decades, we need to do something unprecedented -- achieve a sustainable existence on this planet -- but how do we do it?

The purpose of this giving circle is to...

Arrel Gray
Emily Schaefer
Emily Rasmussen
TEDDY EVERTON IGORI
Tom Palmer
32 members

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

100 Women Who Care Southern Delaware

Gather together to empower ourselves and increase support for our community, stimulate engagement and learning about our community to accelerate giving. We are older retired and working, some younger. we are having our third quarter meeting Oct 27 6-...

17 members

More Than Strong

Resting between the intersection of race and gender, Black women undergo specific challenges that inevitably lead to a myriad of health issues. Specifically, mental health issues. While overall, women are more likely to experience problems involving...

Stacey Pierre
Karyne Jean- Gilles
Alexandria Kostiuk
James Do
Jacqueline LaBayne
13 members

Second Serve

To galvanize the tennis community behind the common goal of giving back

10 members

Nonprofits Supported

The Movement for Black Lives

The Movement for Black Lives
Tucson, AZ

The Movement for Black Lives (M4BL) formed in December of 2014, was created as a space for Black organizations across the country to debate and discuss the current political conditions, develop shared assessments of what political interventions were necessary in order to achieve key policy, cultural and political wins, convene organizational leadership in order to debate and co-create a shared movement wide strategy. Under the fundamental idea that we can achieve more together than we can separately.

Code 2040

Code 2040
San Francisco, CA

Our mission is to ensure the full representation and leadership of Black and Latinx people in the innovation economy by creating pathways to their educational, professional, and entrepreneurial success in tech. Our vision is an innovation economy where Black and Latinx people are contributing as technologists, investors, and leaders, and a country in which we have the economic and social capital needed to thrive and build generational wealth.

BLCK VC

BLCK VC
San Francisco, CA

BLCK VC’s mission is to connect, engage, empower, and advance Black venture investors.

Diné Citizens Against Ruining our Environment

Diné Citizens Against Ruining our Environment
Winslow, AZ

Diné CARE, Citizens Against Ruining our Environment, is an all-Navajo environmental organization, based within the Navajo homeland. We strive to educate and advocate for our traditional teachings as we protect and provide a voice for all life in the Four Sacred Mountains. We promote alternative uses of natural resources that are consistent with the Diné philosophy of Beauty Way. Our main goal is to empower local and traditional people to organize, speak out and determine their own destinies.

Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids

Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids
Barnegat

The mission of the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation is to give children the opportunity to find their own voice, increase their self-esteem, give them a sense of belonging, and provide them with positive reinforcement through the performing arts.

New Immigrant Community Empowerment

New Immigrant Community Empowerment
Jackson Heights, NY

New Immigrant Community Empowerment (NICE) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of vulnerable and precarious immigrant workers in New York, with a focus on day laborers, domestic workers, and newly arrived immigrants. We offer an extensive set of services, community organizing, and leadership development programs.

Alternate ROOTS

Alternate ROOTS
Atlanta, GA

Alternate ROOTS supports the creation and presentation of original art that is rooted in communities of place, tradition or spirit. We are a group of artists and cultural organizers based in the South creating a better world together. As Alternate ROOTS, we call for social and economic justice and are working to dismantle all forms of oppression—everywhere.

Project South

Project South
Atlanta, GA

Project South was founded as the Institute to Eliminate Poverty & Genocide in 1986. Our work is rooted in the legacy of the Southern Freedom Movement, and four primary work areas achieve our mission of cultivating strong social movements in the South powerful enough to contend with some of the most pressing and complicated social, economic, and political problems we face today.

Southerners on New Ground

Southerners on New Ground
Atlanta, GA

SONG is a home for LGBTQ liberation across all lines of race, class, abilities, age, culture, gender, and sexuality in the South. We build, sustain, and connect a southern regional base of LBGTQ people in order to transform the region through strategic projects and campaigns developed in response to the current conditions in our communities. SONG builds this movement through leadership development, intersectional analysis, and organizing.

Highlander Research & Education Center

Highlander Research & Education Center
New Market, TN

Highlander serves as a catalyst for grassroots organizing and movement building in Appalachia and the South. We work with people fighting for justice, equality and sustainability, supporting their efforts to take collective action to shape their own destiny. Through popular education, language justice, participatory research, cultural work, and intergenerational organizing, we help create spaces — at Highlander and in local communities — where people gain knowledge, hope and courage, expanding their ideas of what is possible. We develop leadership and help create and support strong, democratic organizations that work for justice, equality and sustainability in their own communities and that join with others to build broad movements for social, economic and restorative environmental change.

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.

Fabscrap

Fabscrap
New York, NY

FABSCRAP endeavors to end commercial textile "waste". To maximize the value of unused fabric, FABSCRAP is a convenient and transparent Service, is an affordable and accessible materials Resource, and is educating and empowering a Community of changemakers.

The Castle

The Castle
Greencastle, IN

The Castle aims to create a culture of energetic, relevant, student-generated learning in Putnam County, IN public schools. Drawing on its vast network of collaborative partnerships, teaching artists and community organizations, The Castle offers professional development opportunities to teachers and supports learning experiences in partner schools that maximize creative problem-solving, enhance the curriculum, nurture self-expression, honor varied learning styles, and encourage essential 21st Century skills.

Black Voters Matter Capacity Building Institute

Black Voters Matter Capacity Building Institute
East Point, GA

Our goal is to increase power in marginalized, predominantly Black communities. We agree with the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. when he said, “Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice, and justice at its best is power correcting everything that stands against love.”

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.

SWOP-Bronx

SWOP-Bronx
Apopka, FL

The Sex Workers Outreach Project is a national grassroots social justice network dedicated to the fundamental human rights of sex workers and their communities, focusing on ending violence and stigma through education, community building, and advocacy.

Genesis Healing Institute

Genesis Healing Institute
Oakland, CA

Cultivating the Next Generation of Decolonized Mental Health Professionals of Color + Offering Community Healing Clinics in Rural Central Valley & Inland California + Providing Healing Support to Social Justice Advocates + Helping People Reconnect with their own Inner Healer + Seeding More Healing Opportunities for Women of Color & the Sacred Feminine + Facilitating Workshops & Trainings for Organizations Interested in Aligning Toward Sustainability & Regeneration + Nourishing an Innovation Lab for Transformative Healing of People & The Planet

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.

Our Daughter's House

Our Daughter's House
Chapel Hill, TX

Housing young women aging out of foster care and providing them with the means to have a successful future