ABOUT THE SAME SKY FOUNDATION

VISION STATEMENT

The Same Sky Foundation was founded in 2014 with a commitment to advancing women and girls. Our dream is for all women under the same sky to have an opportunity to use their unique talents to flourish. By providing resources and support for Same Sky's women artisans, and by aligning with like-minded initiatives working on the ground, the Foundation empowers vulnerable, underserved women in Africa and the United States. Together, we provide access to the education, vocational training, and technology women need to become self-sufficient entrepreneurs and role models for their families and their communities.


OUR FOCUS

• Education and vocational training
• Women and girls leadership
• Offering a hand up, not a handout
• Micro-grants and micro-loans
• Advocacy and support
• Partnerships and networks

     

    OUR PROGRAMS

    We provide . . .


    . . . scholarship funding and access to tech supplies
    for Rwandan girls studying science, technology, engineering, and math.

    . . . vocational training for justice-involved women rebuilding their lives.

    . . . business and leadership training for women.



    WAYS YOU CAN HELP

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    Same Sky Foundation $25,000 Metric

     



    PROGRAM PARTNERS

    FAWE School of Rwanda

    We are currently sponsoring
    20 female students pursuing STEM
    at the high school and university level.

    Most Excellent Way Transitional Life Center

    Providing housing, mental
    health support, and rehabilitation
    to justice-involved women. 

    Jersey City Employment and Training Program

    Offering micro-grants, vocational
    training, and job placement services
    for women in need.

    Indego Africa
     Giving job training and skill-
    building opportunities for
    Rwandan and Burundian women. 
    Esther's Aid 
     Providing culinary and food service training, as well as
    business management and entrepreneur consultation,
    to women in Rwanda.

      

    PROJECTS WE SUPPORT

    charity: water promotes access to clean water in remote communities by building wells and training community members to maintain them. The UN Women for Peace Association supports and develops programs to end violence against girls and women. UN Women develops programs to empower women and girls through education and humanitarian initiatives.
    Not For Sale provides support and necessities for victims of trafficking. The Trevor Project promotes suicide prevention and intervention to LGBTQ+ youth. Prospect Park Alliance advances Brooklyn's natural and community life.
    Last Mile Health provides health care training to members of remote communities.

      



    When you donate to the Same Sky Foundation,
    you provide education and opportunity to women and girls so that they can build brighter futures for themselves and for their families.