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We are helping to build a more hopeful tomorrow.

We are The Elfenworks Foundation, In Harmony With Hope. Hope is critical to our vision, and we aim to foster hope by any means possible. While our efforts may at first seem far-ranging, they all share a common methodology and the same overarching goal: help hope grow!

With every project, we consult with NGO leadership to aim for tangible results following a proprietary methodology known as, "The Seven Pillars for Social Entrepreneurship." Following Seven Pillars, we roll up our sleeves, join forces, and help create innovative solutions to build hope - In Harmony with Hope℠. For select NGO's, we will consider providing limited strategic financial and fundraising support for their philanthropic mission.

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Campus Moviefest

Calling Social Justice Filmmakers - Win $10,000!

MAKE A MOVIE – GET SEEN & WIN CASH PRIZES ! Background, Judging Criteria, Winners, Badges The Elfenworks Foundation, in partnership with Campus MovieFest (CMF), invites students to become social justice filmmakers (or game developers) by participating in the annual Campus MovieFest Elfenworks Social Justice Hope competition. It’s an opportunity to win up to $10,000,  make a difference with

Spotlight on Environment

Care about the environment? So do we!  Sustainable Greening A farm is rising from the desert sands in Jordan. The Elfenworks Foundation’s newest partnership, with the Blessed Ones Society (a charity that provides care and enrichment of Jordan’s orphaned children), began taking shape when we were in Jordan for a speaking engagement at the World

Spotlight on Hunger

Hunger affects too many of our friends and neighbors, with 1 in 6 people suffering food insecurity, which the USDA defines as the lack of consistent access to enough food for all household members.    Visionary In Harmony with Hope Award winners are working to help solve hunger by:   Reduce waste and connect home gardeners

March 8th Event – Fr. John Dear

Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change

Fr. John Dear returns to the Bay Area with a new book on climate change. at Congregational Church of San Mateo on Thursday, March 8th 2018 7:00 Fellowship Hall – Congregational Church of San Mateo – 225 Tilton Avenue – San Mateo CA 94401 (650) 343-3694 – www.ccsm-ucc.org

Spotlight on Jobs & the Economy

Visionary In Harmony with Hope Award winners are working to bring hope to the economic landscape by:    Provide skills training and paid internships for thousands of students.  Rafael Alvarez – Genesys Works  100,000 new jobs in underserved cities by 2025. Andrew Yang – Venture for America  Create opportunity for black and Latinx people in