The WES Mariam Assefa Fund is the philanthropic arm of World Education Services. Through grantmaking and impact investing, the Fund supports catalytic efforts to build more inclusive economies for immigrants and refugees in the U.S. and Canada. Learn more about what we do.
Equity, diversity, inclusion, and racial justice are inextricably linked to WES and the Fund’s vision of a future when immigrants and refugees can thrive and pursue the careers they desire. Read how we are centering our work on these principles.
The WES Mariam Assefa Fund’s grantee and investee partners share our commitment to building inclusive economies where all immigrants and refugees can thrive. Our partners are champions for their communities and leaders in their fields. Meet our community of current and past partners.
The WES Mariam Assefa Fund supports catalytic efforts to create more inclusive economies for immigrants and refugees in the U.S. and Canada. Through grantmaking, impact investing, and partnerships, we support organizations and leaders that are focused on:
New funding opportunity seeks to support organizations elevating the voices and influence of immigrants and refugees in United States communities The World Education Services (WES) Mariam Assefa Fund today announced a new grantmaking initiative. Elevating Migrant Leadership: Building Inclusive Futures will support U.S. ...
The WES Mariam Assefa Fund selects grantee and investee partners and awards funding through a range of mechanisms, including outreach to aligned organizations and calls for proposals.
Explore and learn more about our community of current and past grantee and investee partners below.