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Sabrina Merage Naim Featured in Women 2.0

Aug 01 2017

Sabrina Merage Naim was featured in popular women’s magazine Women 2.0 last month. Sabrina shares her interest in venture capital through her company Echo Capital Group, and provides readers with a better understanding of her philanthropic ventures through the Sabrina Merage Foundation. Below, Sam Joseph inquires about Sabrina’s philanthropy: “Why did you start the Sabrina […]

Equitas Contributes to Legislative Wins

Jun 28 2017

In late 2016, Governor John Hickenlooper formed a Mental Health Holds Task Force to create better practices when responding to behavioral health crises in the community. By converging both Equitas’ Colorado Course Corrections Summit and the Colorado Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice, the task force agreed on a statewide priority of reforming the use […]

Last week in Denver: The Campaign for Grade-L...

Jun 20 2017

The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR) returned to its home-base in Denver last week. Established in June 2012, the GLR campaign was founded with the coveted title of All-America City, with 124 communities signing on as Charter Members of the GLR Community Network. Last week, June 13-14, the 2017 Funders Huddle gathered local, state, and […]

Jonathan Merage Receives Media Attention

Jun 15 2017

Jonathan Merage was featured in the recognized magazine Weatherwise in April of this year. Kimbra Cutlip, freelance writer for the magazine, sought out Jonathan due to the unique story behind his philanthropy. Unlike the other foundations under the Merage Foundations umbrella, Jonathan chose to focus on projects that researched severe storms and found ways to […]