The Borgen Project’s 2010 Summer Bash

The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is bringing political attention to global poverty. Join a diverse crowd, ranging from college students to diplomats at The Borgen Project’s 2010 Summer Bash. The event is Thursday, August 5th at The Triple Door in Downtown Seattle. Doors open at 6PM and tickets can be purchased online … [Read more…]

Puget Sound Investors Realize Social and Financial Returns from Microfinance Investment Fund

Global Partnerships’ first fund provided five years of double-bottom-line returns Seattle – Today, Global Partnerships (GP), a Seattle-based nonprofit that invests in high-performing, socially focused microfinance institutions in Latin America, announced that the cycle of its first $2 million microfinance investment fund has been completed, less than five years after the fund was closed. As … [Read more…]

President, Wokai Seattle Chapter – Volunteer/Unpaid

Objective: Lead the efforts of the Seattle Chapter to build capacity for Wokai. Job Functions: Responsibilities: Offer guidance and leadership to Vice Presidents in supporting their respective teams. Participate in monthly Chapter President conference calls, hosted by Headquarters. Act as a communication liaison between Headquarters and Chapters, ensuring local representatives are informed. Prepare for and … [Read more…]