Sullivan Connections

The Sullivan Foundation offers programming, events and resources to help university faculty/staff and students lead changemaking efforts on their campuses and in their communities. Check back regularly to learn about our latest initiatives to help our partner schools make a lasting social impact.

Impact Investing and Racial Equity: These Foundations Are Leading the Way

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One critical element of the impact investing movement has received insufficient attention: racial equity.
Love Girls Magazine

Meet the Ignite Retreat Facilitators: Jasmine Babers, a Publishing Prodigy at 15

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Inspired by a friend's high-school experience with bullying, Love Girls magazine focuses on self-esteem and women empowerment.

How Foundations Can Help Opportunity Zone Communities Succeed

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Between 2010 and 2014 half of America’s new firms were concentrated in just 20 counties. Here are 5 ways to help entrepreneurs and small business leaders in undercapitalized communities around the U.S.

Three Ways to Make Civic Engagement Efforts Really Work

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Research into how nonprofits and local governments learn from “lived experts”—people who have first-hand experience with their community’s challenges—suggests ways to make government more responsive to people’s needs.

Upcoming Sullivan Events

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The Sullivan Foundation exists to support those who work to make their world a better place, and one of the best ways we do that is through our events.

Changing the Climate by Leaving “Climate Change” Behind

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Changing hearts and minds on any social issue - especially climate change - requires building connections with people through language and stories rooted in shared values.