Melinda Kramer, Co-Founder of Women’s Earth Alliance
Recipient of the Keep Families Giving Award and nominated by Jim Epstein
Women's Earth Alliance is a 17-year global nonprofit that invests in women's leadership to protect our environment, end the climate crisis, and ensure a just, thriving world. To date, more than 25,000 women leaders have accessed WEA training, reaching millions of people with their environmental and social innovations.
A FEW WORDS FROM THE FOUNDER: “To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, it is essential we put women at the center—not just as beneficiaries of policies and aid, but as architects of social transformation. WEA invests in our future by investing in women because we know that when women thrive, the Earth thrives. We are so honored to be a part of World Logic Day and to work alongside creative and dedicated changemakers coming together to design solutions to our world’s biggest challenges.” - Melinda Kramer
Sara Truebridge, Ed.D. Founder of EDLINKS • Brittini Flatley, CEO & Co-Founder ENTH Foundation
Recipients of the KFG Award nominated by Julie Lamb
We are thrilled to honor the ETNH Foundation at World Logic Day 2023. The KFG Award for Best New and Upcoming Foundation goes to an outstanding nonprofit/foundation that is championing one or more United Nations Sustainable Goals. This organization embodies the mission and values of Keep Families Giving to help scale other leaders that care about impact and the UN SDGs.
ETNH Foundation is a private grant-making foundation and the philanthropic arm of EDLINKSTM. The ETNH Foundation links thoughtfully-selected partner organizations to solve the globe's most pressing challenges.
The Logic.Wiki team is thrilled to honor Ruben Cantu and Anika Chokhavatia with WIELD as the recipients of this prestigious award for their commitment to purpose and impact in education.
Ruben Cantu, Assistant Professor at The UT • Anika Chokhavatia UT & WIELD Student
WIELD is a three-year incubator for women of color that provides a combination of professional skills development and personal support in order to help them advance to executive roles in corporate America. WIELD is on a mission to help create an inclusive economy where our aspiring female leaders can serve in executive leadership roles or launch their own ventures within ten years of graduating from the University of Texas and this program.
Logic.Wiki was thrilled to celebrate KS WELI at World Logic Day as the recipient of Truist Bank’s purpose award. Together we celebrated the origination of the program by business owner and philanthropist Kendra Scott that continues to champion United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 5 for gender equality.
Sheena Wilde, VP of Philanthropy for KS • Lesley Robinson, Founding Director at KS WELI
KS WELI honored Waode Surya Darmadali for World Logic Day as the recipient of the “Empowering Women to Lead” award. Through an intergenerational lens the Founding Director, Lesley Robinson and student board chair elect, Sydney Key vetted and selected Waode as the award recipient for World Logic Day 2023.
Waode, 2021 YSEALI PFP Economic Empowerment Fellow, is empowering young women in South Sulawesi, Indonesia, in partnership with her supervisor Lesley Robinson, Founding Director Kendra Scott Women’s EntrepreneurialLeadership Institute (KS WELI) at The University of Texas at Austin. She is the co-founder of Ruang Kolaborasi Perempuan (RKP), or space where women can get support through collaboration that focuses on developing three skills, entrepreneurship, leadership, and technology.
Logic.Wiki brought together founders of Wunderkek, Luis Gramajo and Hans Christian Schrei, as well the Pride Fund Leadership team members including Alicie Weigel, Wolfe Starr, and Densil P. to celebrate the importance of wonder, resilience, and legacy in the CPG space.
Luis and Hans created Wunderkeks from their belief that consumer products, specifically food, and beverage, are the new external signifiers, and as such, brands have the power to become symbols of allyship and markers of safe spaces for the next generation of consumers.
Luis Gramajo and Hans Christian Schrei, Co-Founders of Wunderkeks
The Pride Fund was founded on the values of transparency, honesty, accountability, and high-level due diligence. Building companies that affect positive change in our communities is a core focus; a tenant passed on to us from our older sibling LOUD Capital. We strive to empower LGBTQI+/queer entrepreneurs, companies, investors, and our communities through investment and uplift.
Wolf Staar, Managing Partner • Densil P., CEO • Alicia Weigel, Partner
Accelerist’s Founder and CEO, Brittany Hill, presented an award during the UN Global Impact, Climate, and Tech Showcase to recognize a leader at an organization that embodies a true giving spirit and whose philanthropic partnerships support a wide range of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
Brittany Hill, CEO & Founder of Accelerist • Kelly Wilson, Unicef NextGen Board Chair LA
UNICEF Next Generation (NextGen) is a committed community of leaders between the ages of 21-45 who pledge their skills, time, networks and financial resources to support the world’s children.
Accelerist is on a mission to make it easier for companies and nonprofits to work together using our software by supporting them with right-fit partner identification, consumer and workforce fundraising, impact measurement and reporting, and so much more. Their comprehensive platform serves as a holistic resource to corporate philanthropy professionals for both sides of profit-purpose partnerships.
Logic.Wiki brought together Energylink Decarbonization Solution’s leadership team to award Victoria La Rose the Rising Star In Sustainability Award for World Logic Day.
EnergyLink Decarbonization Solutions is setting a new standard for renewable energy infrastructure companies with a model and operations vertically integrated from engineering design to capital formation. Through a partnership with EnergyLink, the scope of services ELDS offers goes beyond typical development services; ELDS provides a link between clean energy investors and C&I organizations assessing ESG solutions, offering a pathway to fund and construct projects seamlessly.
Victoria La Rose, Head of Engineering at EnergyLink
The award recognizes the inspiring efforts and achievements of an early career sustainability and environmental professional who is driving positive change and displaying strong leadership within their organization and the wider environmental and sustainability community.
Victoria La Rose is the Head of Engineering for EnergyLink and EnergyLink Decarbonization Solutions. Ms. La Rose is a Certified Measurement & Verification Professional (CMVP) and a Certified Energy Manager in training (CEM-IT). She was recently promoted to Engineering Department Manager at EnergyLink where she built a department dedicated to providing M&V services for performance contracting projects. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri with experience at the Department of Energy’s Industrial Assessment Center, where she gained valuable insights into the ESCO market, energy auditing and identifying energy efficiency opportunities in commercial and industrial facilities.
Special thank you to Mike Chudy, advisor to Logictry, Logic.Wiki, and Energylink for helping facilitate and organize this award.
Several Gaia House members joined us as award recipients for World Logic Day. Our attendees enjoyed a special private performance by Gaia House founder and TikTok Influencer Max Louis.
You can view our entire awards presentation including a special performance by Max Louis here.