Social Justice

Give Back this Thanksgiving Season

Thanksgiving is coming! Like many American holidays, Thanksgiving comes with some complicated historical baggage. Behind the image of warmth, family and food and gratitude, for many lies a long history…

Tikkun Olam Collaborative FAQ

Join Tribe 12 for an immersive cohort learning experience centered around social justice in our community!   At Tribe 12, we believe in and are committed to building a more…

Fall at Tribe 12

Just like the return of pumpkin spice and cozy knit sweaters, fall brings its own goodness to look forward to at Tribe 12! Alongside our trusty slate of events (including our…

Remembering Stonewall to Protest Racial Injustice

51 years feels like an eternity. In 1969, astronauts landed on the moon and the earliest version of the Internet popped up. For queer folks and allies during June, we…

Tribe 12 Fellow Spotlight: Pivot to Create Life-Saving Ventilators

For one of our Tribe 12 Fellows, her work may be the difference between life and death. Noga entered the Tribe 12 Fellowship with the goal of solving the problem…

Volunteer Opportunities During COVID-19

Looking for a way to make a tangible impact during this wild and unpredictable time in history? There are plenty of volunteering opportunities, some for those who feel comfortable safely…

BRCA Testing – What you Should Know

Guest blog by Penn Medicine Originally published at https://www.pennmedicine.org/cancer/about/focus-on-cancer/2018/october/basser-founder-outreach-study. Everyone—both men and women—is born with BRCA1 and BRCA2genes, which normally repair DNA and help suppress tumors. However, when someone is born with an…