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Humanity in Action Launches € 30,000 Grant Competition for Senior Fellows

November 07, 2014 Tags: action projects, senior fellows, senior fellow awards, fundraising, hia programs

Humanity in Action has opened a third round of its grant competition for Senior Fellows.

This new call for proposals focuses on projects that address discrimination against Roma and antisemitism in Europe. All 2014 Fellows and Senior Fellows of Humanity in Action are invited to apply for grants… Read more

Humanity in Action Launches €50,000 Grants Competition for Senior Fellows

March 21, 2013 Tags: action projects, senior fellows, senior fellow awards, fundraising, hia programs

Humanity in Action is opening a second round of its grants competition for Senior Fellows.

All Senior Fellows are invited to apply for grants from Humanity in Action ranging from €500 to €5,000. Humanity in Action especially encourages collaborative applications from… Read more

Humanity in Action Honored Patricia Barbizet, Corinne Mentzelopoulos and Ron Chernow

November 09, 2012 Tags: hia programs, fundraising, new york

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce that it honored Mme Patricia Barbizet, Mme Corinne Mentzelopoulos and Mr. Ron Chernow at its fall benefit on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at the Consulate General of France in New York City.

Patricia Barbizet is Chief Executive Officer of Artémis, Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of PPR and Chairman of… Read more

Running for Humanity in Action: Supporters of HIA France Team Up to Run the New York City Marathon

December 06, 2010 Tags: fundraising

Adam Day, Sara Rendtorff Smith, Brett Garrett and Philippe Diversy don’t have much in common: neither age, nationality, health status, or running experience bring them together. Adam and Sara both work at the UN, but in different sections, and Philippe and Brett both spent the summer in France, but Philippe was in Bretagne, while Brett was an HIA Fellow in Lyon. In fact, before last… Read more

HIA France Wins Benefit Soccer Tournament to Fight Homophobia

June 01, 2010 Tags: fundraising, lgbt

On May 24th HIA participated in a soccer tournament organized by Paris Foot Gay, a French NGO working to end homophobia in sports. The b.yourself tournament was held at the Parc des Princes, and hosted teams from various civil rights organizations.

HIA's team, led by Board Member Majid El Jarroudi and coached by Director of HIA France, Tara Dickman, won first place in the competition… Read more