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FORBES: Two Of The Recipients Of MacKenzie Scott’s Recent Philanthropy Share Details About The Partnership And How It Can Influence Philanthropy Going Forward

This past summer, Jeff Bezos’ ex-wife, MacKenzie Scott, gave away $1.7 Billion in philanthropic dollars. In the public eye since their divorce in 2017, MacKenzie pledged to give away the majority of her wealth “back to the society that helped generate it” and this was her first big step towards doing so. In a statement released

Marjona Jones Joins Collective Future Fund as Senior Program Officer

The Collective Future Fund is thrilled to announce the hire of Marjona Jones as Senior Program Officer. As the Fund’s first program officer, Marjona will provide leadership on the Collective Future Fund’s grantmaking strategy and partnerships, elevating movements led by women and girls of color working to end interpersonal, workplace, and state violence. “I am

Updated deadline: Program Associate

Please note [August 2020]: we have recently updated the deadline for this position. The Fund is excited to bring aboard a Program Associate to work with a small, growing collaborative team to provide administrative support, manage daily operations and provide coordination for programmatic activities. The Program Associate provides administrative, programmatic management and grantmaking support to

CEO MAGAZINE: Mackenzie Scott donates US$1.7 billion since Bezos divorce

MacKenzie Scott, the former wife of Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, has donated US$1.7 billion to “116 organisations driving change”. MacKenzie Scott, who was MacKenzie Bezos for 16 years before divorcing Jeff Bezos for adultery in 2019 and becoming the third-wealthiest woman in the world largely due to her US$38 billion divorce settlement, has given an

MacKenzie Scott Gifts $5 Million to Collective Future Fund

This week, MacKenzie Scott announced her philanthropic commitment to the Collective Future Fund, as one among 116 organizations to benefit from her Giving Pledge. In response, Aleyamma Mathew, Executive Director of Collective Future Fund, made the following statement:  “The Collective Future Fund is honored to be among the many racial and gender justice organizations to

Our collective future depends on the safety and liberation of Black people

Black Women’s Lives Matter. Black Girls’ Lives Matter. Black Trans Lives Matter.  The Collective Future Fund stands in solidarity with movements calling for a future of justice and liberation, where all Black lives are valued. Alongside all those who have taken to the streets, we declare our ever-deepening commitment to challenging white supremacy and anti-blackness