The Bush Foundation this week named 24 fellows for 2018, a diverse group of leaders who will each receive up to $100,000 over the next 12 to 24 months to pursue learning opportunities to become more effective leaders in their communities. Bush Fellows will be able to use the funding to pursue advanced education, create networking opportunities…

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Hussein Farah wants his community to prosper by embracing technology to build financial stability. He believes that equitable access to information technology can drive a more inclusive and harmonious life for all Minnesotans, especially his fellow African immigrants. He seeks to be a forceful advocate for policies, resources and programs that ensure people of color…

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After a very thorough due diligence process and heartfelt pitches from two finalists, Social Venture Partners (SVP) voted to name New Vision Foundation as SVP Minnesota’s newest Investee!  New Vision Foundation will receive up to $75,000 in financial grants over three years and 4x that value in expert consulting through an SVP relationship. SVP is excited to work shoulder-to-shoulder…

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Hussein Farah, Founder and Executive Director of New Vision Foundation, was named a 2017 fellow of the New Leaders Council. The national organization works to recruit, train and promote the progressive political entrepreneurs of tomorrow — trendsetters, elected officials and civically-engaged leaders in business and industry who will shape the future landscape of the progressive movement. Farah…

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The US rollout of New Vision Foundation’s digital literacy classes began today at Southwest High School, a public school in Minneapolis, Minnesota. A group of freshman and sophomore students heard about the importance of Information Technology (I.T) in making the world work, the academic preparation necessary to join the I.T professions, and the skill base they…

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On Wednesday, you have the opportunity to help marginalized youth with even a small donation during Give to the Max Day! Every $300 donated enables one year of digital literacy classes for a student from a challenged background. That’s $6,000 per class of 20. Donating online is easy and secure. Just click here: https://www.givemn.org/organization/new-vision-foundationIn 2015 Give…

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MINNEAPOLIS–New Vision Foundation proudly announces its first Director of Training, Eric Kibisu. “I’ll be putting together the coursework for New Vision Foundation globally,” said Kibisu. “I anticipate working with instruction teams in the US and the developing countries where the foundation sets up programs.” Kibisu will also specify the software builds for business-class laptops and other…

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New Vision Foundation is thrilled to have begun a partnership with Fundación Ciencias de la Documentación (Documentation Sciences Foundation), a Spanish organization dedicated to driving social change through information access, integrity and transparency. The partnership was announced September 4 by José Raúl Vaquero, president of Fundación CD. Professional networks brought the two foundations together. Details on the partnership…

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