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Hoa Tran

Program Manager, Global Lead for Regional Solutions Grants

Cisco Foundation/Social Innovation Investments

As part of the Social Innovation Investments (SII) team, Hoa contributes to Cisco's purpose and Cisco Foundation's mission, primarily developing and implementing employee-engaged grantmaking programs and collaborate with grantee organizations in thought leadership to reiterate and innovate. Prior to joining Cisco, Hoa worked in the nonprofit sector as a program director for a community-based organization and program officer consulting with private and corporate donors to develop and facilitate giving and philanthropic programs. Hoa has over twenty years of experience working with direct service nonprofit organizations and foundations (family, community, and corporate), including demonstrated expertise in program strategy, development, management, evaluation, philanthropy, and grantmaking. She holds a master's degree in International Relations and Nonprofit Management from UCSD.

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Supporting and empowering refugees worldwide through digital innovation, financial stability, and career counselling

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In recognition of World Refugee Day, this blog highlights some of Cisco’s amazing partnerships that are supporting and empowering refugees worldwide through digital innovation, financial stability, and career counselling.

What National Volunteer Month means to Cisco Habitat Champions

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In honor of National Volunteer Month, we're celebrating Cisco Habitat Champions, who dedicate their time volunteering with Habitat for Humanity.