Kenny Sokan

Kenny Sokan is a freelance writer at Gov1. She is a strong believer in the power of information and creative expression, which guides her in all of the work that she does. Kenny is a graduate of Northeastern University with a BA in journalism.

The three-year grant will be used to open a 44-bed shelter for those between the ages of 18 and 24
The Native American Agriculture Fund grant will finance educational workshops on topics such as sustainable gardening and integrated pest management to help spur stronger food systems in the region
Using grant funding provided by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Durham may soon be able to provide program participants with between $500 and $1,000 per month
Selected cities will win $1 million grants to help their communities rebound from the impacts of the global pandemic
Thirteen nonprofits in the region will be receiving funding to help minority students better access educational opportunities in science and technology
The Flickinger Learning Center and AIM each received a $5,000 grant to support their work to provide equal opportunity education for youths
Through GARES’s Innovation and Implementation Fund, local governments are leveraging the arts and culture sector to affect change in racial equity
“Having this grant truly, truly increases public safety,” said NOFD Superintendent Tim McConnell
With federal funding falling short, 5 Wisconsin cities have partnered with a local nonprofit to ensure safe voting this election cycle
Voter outreach organizations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi are eligible for support