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Our First Year of 100&Change: Successes, Challenges, and Learnings from Ahlan Simsim

Rene Celaya, Managing Director of Ahlan Simsim, reflects on Sesame Workshop and IRC’s progress in 2018 on their 100&Change project to support early childhood education in the Syrian response region. Read More

"For Refugee Children, Reading Helps Heal Trauma"

The New York Times
Related Grantee: Sesame Workshop
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"True Value"

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Related Grantees: International Rescue Committee, Sesame Workshop
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Introducing…Ahlan Simsim!

Sherrie Westin, EVP Global Impact and Philanthropy, Sesame Workshop announces Ahlan Simsim (Welcome Sesame in Arabic), the name of their humanitarian program in the Syrian response region. Read More
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100&Change: Exploring Solutions at Scale

Managing Director Cecilia Conrad shares how MacArthur designed 100&Change to support potential solutions that may go unnoticed or under resourced, waiting to be brought to scale. Read More
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From Idea to Implementation: Launching Our Program for Refugee Children

Sesame Workshop Managing Director Rene Celaya shares how an ambitious idea to bring early education to millions of children affected by the Syrian conflict, became a reality with a $100 million grant from 100&Change. Read More
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5 Key Takeaways from Sesame and IRC’s Refugee Program Planning Workshops

Sherrie Westin, Sesame Workshop EVP of Global Impact and Philanthropy, articulates takeaways from recent planning workshops in Amman, Jordan. Read More

"Elmo goes to Harvard"

Harvard Gazette
Related Grantees: International Rescue Committee, Sesame Workshop
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