SAGE encourages you to give forward through causes that are important to you. As an organization, we advance causes that strengthen education, restore our environment, and promote economic security. We call these the “3 Es,” and we believe these areas of impact enable younger and future generations to thrive. Click on the links for the 3 Es directly below to learn more about the importance of this work and our partners. We also recognize that most initiatives encompass these and other priorities and we promote comprehensive or cross-cutting actions as well.
Our annual Visiting SAGE speakers elevate a major challenge facing the future and inspire people to make a difference.
SAGE has hosted the following Visiting SAGE speakers. Click on the links below to learn more.
Provide inspiration, training, and support to help people find a meaningful service or advocacy role anywhere, including with our partners or with SAGE.
SAGE offers over ten types of discussion and workshops that range from simple, one-hour Lunch & Learns to more involved, multi-session workshops on giving forward with your time, money, and voice. We also regularly partner with other organizations to co-create and co-sponsor events.
Learn more about our discussions and workshops.
Provide inspiration, training and support over a nine month program to help people lead their own community benefit projects, often in partnership with nonprofits or governmental organizations.
SAGE has trained and supported seven cohorts (nearly 80 Legacy Fellows) to lead community-benefit projects of their own design. These projects run the gamut from establishing community parks, gardens and centers, to funding scholarships for higher education, to leading efforts to reduce reliance on fossil fuels across large geographic regions.
Learn more about the Legacy Fellowship.
Click on these links for a summary of projects: Cohort 1, Cohort 2, Cohort 3, Cohort 4, Cohort 5, Cohort 6, Cohort 7.
SAGE Teams involve groups of people and partners who work together to achieve a common goal consistent with our three priority areas in education, the environment and economic opportunity. Each SAGE team has different people and partners involved, and they are all facilitated by SAGE to advance an important community initiative.
We currently facilitate teams in these arenas: