GreatNonprofits: Find non-profits and charities to review, donate, or volunteer.

Oops! You must enter a search term greater than 3 characters.

Vanessa G.

Vanessa G. - charity reviews, charity ratings, best charities, best nonprofits, search nonprofits
73 Profile Views
1 Reviews

Login to send private message
Click here to get your favorites badge.
February 18, 2011

I recently helped coordinate a fundraiser for Akilah in New York City. What I like most is that it's an organization built by young passionate people. Every staff member I worked with was energetic, sincere and so obviously in love with what they do. It's small but mighty and I see so much potential. There is so much love behind Akilah.

The Great!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

At the event, I had the opportunity to speak with some of the women who recently graduated for the program. They were confident and articulate. They were having fun and so excited about working and as one put it, "ruling her world." I loved being around that energy. It motivated me to realize my own potential.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

add more fundraising events

Volunteer & I was on the event planning board for the Safari event in New York City .

Review from Guidestar