44 min

252. How Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation Is Fighting for Climate Justice + Resiliency - Justine Lucas and Fiona Korwin Pawlowski We Are For Good Podcast - The Podcast for Nonprofits

    • Non-Profit

Meet Justine & Fiona. They're leading the charge not only at Rihanna's Foundation, Clara Lionel Foundation (named after her grandparents😭💚), but also educating the world that climate disasters do not impact all communities equally. Tune in and hear how the foundation is using local people to solve problems in the Caribbean leading to climate resiliency - all supporting Rihanna's dream that her "philanthropy will be as big as my music and my fashion." 


EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS
Justine’s story and journey to where she is today (4:00)Fiona’s story and journey to where she is today (5:30)The history and mission of Clara Lionel Foundation (8:00)CLF’s scope of work and their global footprint (11:00)Leveraging community based partnerships (12:30)CLF’s Climate Resilience Initiative (15:00)CLF’s climate justice work (18:00)What resilience looks like in tangible terms (18:40)A powerful moment of philanthropy in Fiona’s life (31:00)A powerful moment of philanthropy in Justine’s life (34:00)Fiona’s One Good Thing: Close the loop. (38:00)Justine’s One Good Thing: Nonprofits should be working to put themselves out of business. (38:53)Connect with CLF (41:00)
For more information and episode details visit: www.weareforgood.com/episode/252
The We Are For Good Podcast is co-hosted by Jonathan McCoy, CFRE and Becky Endicott, CFRE and welcomes the most dynamic nonprofit leaders, advocates and philanthropists to share innovative ideas and lessons learned 3x a week!

Want to hear insider details and to get our best roundup of tips, freebies, resources and show notes from each episode? Join the Good Community - it's free! Visit www.weareforgood.com/hello

About Our Sponsor Virtuous
You know we believe Everyone Matters - and we’ve witnessed the greatest philanthropic movements happen when you SEE and activate donors at every level. Here’s the thing, Virtuous created a fundraising platform to help you do just that. It’s much more than a nonprofit CRM. Virtuous is committed to helping charities reimagine generosity through responsive fundraising. We love it because this approach builds trust and loyalty through personalized engagement.
Learn more about Virtuous at www.virtuous.org/

About Our Sponsor Feathr
Are you ready to take your digital engagement to the next level but feel stuck about where to start? Feathr is focused on making nonprofit outreach more impactful by connecting you to your audience - wherever they are online. Feathr offers great training, support, and campaign recipes based on goals specific to nonprofits. From fundraising to program awareness, they’ve got you covered.

Learn more about their solutions for nonprofits at feathr.co
PledgeCrypto empowers more than 2 million registered nonprofits to accept cryptocurrency donations without any tech (or crypto) experience required! Simply add a Pledge giving form to your website, and your donors will instantly have the option to gift crypto that gets converted to cash for your organization.Learn more today at pledge.to/crypto 
Start Learning Today on We Are For Good PRO 🎉We Are For Good PRO is reimagining nonprofit professional development - for good. ✨ Join us and get started at weareforgoodpro.com.

Meet Justine & Fiona. They're leading the charge not only at Rihanna's Foundation, Clara Lionel Foundation (named after her grandparents😭💚), but also educating the world that climate disasters do not impact all communities equally. Tune in and hear how the foundation is using local people to solve problems in the Caribbean leading to climate resiliency - all supporting Rihanna's dream that her "philanthropy will be as big as my music and my fashion." 


EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS
Justine’s story and journey to where she is today (4:00)Fiona’s story and journey to where she is today (5:30)The history and mission of Clara Lionel Foundation (8:00)CLF’s scope of work and their global footprint (11:00)Leveraging community based partnerships (12:30)CLF’s Climate Resilience Initiative (15:00)CLF’s climate justice work (18:00)What resilience looks like in tangible terms (18:40)A powerful moment of philanthropy in Fiona’s life (31:00)A powerful moment of philanthropy in Justine’s life (34:00)Fiona’s One Good Thing: Close the loop. (38:00)Justine’s One Good Thing: Nonprofits should be working to put themselves out of business. (38:53)Connect with CLF (41:00)
For more information and episode details visit: www.weareforgood.com/episode/252
The We Are For Good Podcast is co-hosted by Jonathan McCoy, CFRE and Becky Endicott, CFRE and welcomes the most dynamic nonprofit leaders, advocates and philanthropists to share innovative ideas and lessons learned 3x a week!

Want to hear insider details and to get our best roundup of tips, freebies, resources and show notes from each episode? Join the Good Community - it's free! Visit www.weareforgood.com/hello

About Our Sponsor Virtuous
You know we believe Everyone Matters - and we’ve witnessed the greatest philanthropic movements happen when you SEE and activate donors at every level. Here’s the thing, Virtuous created a fundraising platform to help you do just that. It’s much more than a nonprofit CRM. Virtuous is committed to helping charities reimagine generosity through responsive fundraising. We love it because this approach builds trust and loyalty through personalized engagement.
Learn more about Virtuous at www.virtuous.org/

About Our Sponsor Feathr
Are you ready to take your digital engagement to the next level but feel stuck about where to start? Feathr is focused on making nonprofit outreach more impactful by connecting you to your audience - wherever they are online. Feathr offers great training, support, and campaign recipes based on goals specific to nonprofits. From fundraising to program awareness, they’ve got you covered.

Learn more about their solutions for nonprofits at feathr.co
PledgeCrypto empowers more than 2 million registered nonprofits to accept cryptocurrency donations without any tech (or crypto) experience required! Simply add a Pledge giving form to your website, and your donors will instantly have the option to gift crypto that gets converted to cash for your organization.Learn more today at pledge.to/crypto 
Start Learning Today on We Are For Good PRO 🎉We Are For Good PRO is reimagining nonprofit professional development - for good. ✨ Join us and get started at weareforgoodpro.com.

44 min