New CHIME FOR CHANGE Projects with Non-Profit Partners
PublicationJan 23, 2019
Building on its six-year legacy of funding more than 425 non-profit projects with156 partners in 89 countries, directly benefiting more than 570,000 girls and women globally and reaching more than 3 million family and community members, CHIME FOR CHANGE is pleased to announce its support of the following new projects with global partners working to empower the next generation of leaders and realize a more equitable world:
Equality Now: connecting and mobilizing young women activists to drive progress on human rights in the Middle East and North Africa;
Global Fund for Women: developing young leaders in Hong Kong, Brazil and Mexico, who are organizing across the pressing issues facing women locally;
Ms. Foundation for Women: funding innovative approaches to movement-building and activism centered around women of color in the United States;
UN Women: increasing women’s political participation and representation in Brazil;
Vital Voices: empowering youth to address gender-based violence in Italy through innovative and interactive programming;
Women Deliver: connecting outstanding young advocates with the platforms, people and resources to amplify their influence.
To learn more about the projects and to donate directly, please visit GlobalGiving.org/CHIME.
Additionally, Gucci is pleased to continue its support for UNICEF as a founding partner of BEYGOOD4BURUNDI, an initiative with CHIME FOR CHANGE Co-Founder Beyoncé Knowles-Carter to bring safe water to the most vulnerable women and children in Burundi, as well as for Artolution, a non-profit organization bringing public arts programming to refugee and vulnerable populations around the world to foster empowerment and social justice through self-expression. Through CHIME FOR CHANGE, Gucci is also expanding its partnership with I Was A Sari, a social enterprise to train women from marginalized communities in India to become artisans.