Seed Effect Turns 8

Seed Effect Turns 8

< return to blog REGISTER NOW Seed Effect Turns 8 Thursday, October 26th, 2017 | 6:30-9:00PM Life in Deep Ellum : 2803 Taylor St, Dallas, TX 75226$19 per ticket Join us as we celebrate New Beginnings of hope and empowerment at Seed Effect Turns 8! Over a million...
Reinvest Giving Day

Reinvest Giving Day

DONATE < return to blog Reinvest | Seed Effect Giving Day UPDATE: We are incredibly grateful for your generous support of Seed Effect! Together, we exceeded the REINVEST | Seed Effect Giving Day goal of $50,000 and raised $153,522, our largest Giving Day to date! ...
Empowering Refugees in Uganda

Empowering Refugees in Uganda

Photo by Esther Havens < return to blog Two weeks ago I watched South Sudanese refugees from over a dozen different tribes conduct their weekly savings group meeting. This group is called Struggle. By definition, struggle means “to make forceful or violent efforts...
Lemonade and Headbands for South Sudan

Lemonade and Headbands for South Sudan

< return to blog When Anna Lee was 7 just  years old, her grandmother taught her how to sew. She had heard about women in South Sudan who were also seamstresses and who needed a sewing machine to start a business to make money to care for their children. So she...
Myth #3 – Refugees Only Need Aid

Myth #3 – Refugees Only Need Aid

< return to blog As we’re preparing to launch our program in the refugee camps in northern Uganda, we’re unpacking 3 Myths about Refugees: Myth #1: Refugee = Emergency Myth #2: There’s a Permanent Solution And now, Myth #3: Refugees...
Myth #2 – There’s a Permanent Solution

Myth #2 – There’s a Permanent Solution

< return to blog South Sudan’s refugee crises is now the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world.  So we’ve pivoted to bring the same empowerment to the South Sudanese in a new environment. But first, we’re unpacking 3 Myths About...