Alliance Institute has been chosen as one of 224 semi-finalists from a field of over 2,800 applicants for a $60,000 Echoing Green two-year fellowship. Making it to the final list of 20 fellowship awardees will further our efforts to provide individuals, families, and organizations with the skills and information necessary for them to fully participate in the decision making processes that affect them in their homes, neighborhoods and communities.
According to their website, Echoing Green “… accelerate(s) social change, and invests in and supports outstanding emerging social entrepreneurs to launch new organizations that deliver bold, high-impact solutions. Through a two-year fellowship program, we help our network of visionaries develop new solutions to society’s most difficult problems. These social entrepreneurs and their organizations work to solve deeply-rooted social, environmental, economic, and political inequities to ensure equal access and to help all individuals reach their potential. To date, Echoing Green has invested nearly $30 million in seed funding to almost 500 social entrepreneurs and their innovative organizations.”