Public Service Venture Fund

PSVF Seed Grant Recipient: Molly Coleman (J.D. ’20)

People’s Parity Project

Molly Coleman is a co-founder of PPP and the organization’s first Executive Director. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review in addition to working for a number of legal organizations committed to advancing justice for the most marginalized. Prior to law school, Molly spent three years with City Year New York, working to close the opportunity gap for students in Harlem and the Bronx and to empower young people to become civically engaged leaders.

Molly’s work with PPP is regularly featured in national outlets, including the New York Times, the Washington PostNew York MagazineBusiness Insider, and elsewhere. Her writing has appeared in The American ProspectBloomberg LawTeen Vogue, the Minnesota Reformer, among other outlets.

Molly is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a native of Saint Paul, Minnesota.