The Fellowship

We joined forces with Ashoka to provide funding to women entrepreneurs who are addressing our most serious environmental challenges. Since 2014, we have funded two fellows: Janelle Orsi and Angelou Ezeilo.

Please join us in this effort! Submit the form below to give a tax-deductible grant by credit card. If would like to contribute via stock, a donor advised fund, or a foundation, please email Ariana Carella, Network Engagement Director.

Rachel’s Network is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our federal tax ID number is 31-1644905.


Rachel’s Network and Ashoka Announce New Fellow Angelou Ezeilo

We are proud to announce the second Ashoka Fellow sponsored by Rachel’s Network: Angelou Ezeilo. Through her organization, the Greening Youth Foundation, Angelou is working to change the face of conservation in the United States and help young people of color find meaningful careers in conservation.

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Catching Up with Fellow Janelle Orsi

Janelle Orsi is one of the leading experts on the sharing economy, a growing movement that applies collaboration to utilize a community’s resources for the common good. Founder of the Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) and an Ashoka Fellow supported by Rachel’s Network, Janelle shared this update on how her work is evolving as a result of the Fellowship.

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Fellow Janelle Orsi Helps Sharing Economy Take Flight

People’s thirst for alternatives to our current economic system has propelled Rachel’s Network & Ashoka Fellow Janelle Orsi into the spotlight. Through her nonprofit, the Sustainable Economies Law Center, Janelle’s developing legal infrastructure that supports this new economy. Here’s what she’s been up to over the last year.

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