In her brilliant 2009 TED Talk, The Danger of a Single Story, novelist Chimanda Ngozi Adichie cautions...

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Stronger Together: A strengths-based leadership approach to field building

Before joining the Foundation in January, I spent the last five years co-leading the team that designed the...

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The Strength to Rise and Remember the Fall

Today, April 30, marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, also called “Black April.” The day marks the retreat...

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Creative Culture Clash: A Story of Zorro, Beyonce and Domestic Violence

Though I have long been an admirer of smart and talented women, I am only newly a member of the Beyonce fan club (a.k.a...

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The Process of Progress

“Change is the only constant in life, and it is in changing that we find purpose.” –Heraclitus


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#BetheSolution… but how?

Interested in ending domestic violence? Visit our...

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Be the Solution

Last week I was honored to speak at an event hosted by our grantee, Center for the Pacific Asian Family (CPAF). That...

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Partnering with Policymakers to Address Domestic Violence

The Domestic Violence Select Committee is made up of California assemblymembers who are dedicated to addressing domestic...

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Undone on Highway 101

On the way to a friend’s birthday party recently, I was on highway 101 in Sonoma County, stuck in slow-moving traffic.  ...

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