Are you up for doing a little something this World Teachers' Day to make a big difference to education around the world? Of course you are. Here's a handy guide on how to help the UK, Russia, Ghana, South Africa and Kenya.
Over the past two decades, support by USAID and other Western donors has led to an explosion in the number of think tanks in developing countries. However, much of this money is still being given and taken behind closed doors, threatening to hurt rather than help the world's poor.
We're excited and honored to work with Urban Dove, a New York charity that provides young people, regardless of their economic or social background, the critical skills needed to develop into strong, successful adults who are economically independent.
Today, you can do your bit for 3 of the 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development. All you need is the Elbi app and a couple of minutes.
Earlier this summer in July, I was privileged to attend the Nexus Youth Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York city. The 2 first interviews of my series on these remarkable individuals will focus on Nexus Youth Summit co- founder Jonah Wittkamper and outreach ambassador Andrea Zucker on their team.
Mindfulness training, spread digitally, is a very cost-effective option to help people on a massive scale. It's sustainable. It offers a low cost of entry to populations most in-need. It can help all of us with disabilities -- recognized or not -- to find well-being every single day.
Communities typically have the keys to their own liberation and ability to thrive. This week The Pollination Project celebrates projects that are by ...
Last week, several thousands of people took time to celebrate and participate in the 20th annual KO High amateur boxing event.
If you can dream - and not make dreams your master, If you can think - and not make thoughts your aim; If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster An...
I've been straddling the worlds of business and philanthropy. First as a corporate executive and now as a consultant helping companies leverage social impact.This has made me a believer that business engagement is the key to solving social problems in ways that are sustainable, scalable and replicable.
The truth is, a vast number of those who are invested in the stock market have very little understanding of what they're invested in. They rely on fund managers to buy and sell and only pay attention to whether their portfolio is going up or down.
As grantmakers, we're in this work to achieve something significant because the causes we care about are so pressing -- ending hunger, protecting our environment, supporting equality.
What if I told you that a kid as young as four years old has what it takes to change the world? That's exactly how old Aidan Thomas was when he told his mother that he wanted to be a "difference maker" and that he wasn't going to wait until he grew up to do it.
Jakub here is stuck in hospital, recovering from 5 organ transplants. Like every child on the planet, Jakub loves Minions. What makes him a bit different is his Hirschsprung's Disease.
Elbi and The Huffington Post are partnering up, with you, to help change the world as part of your daily routine. Little actions. Big difference. To...
Once upon a time in a small Ghanaian village called Abenta, children could only learn when the sun was out. The lack of shelter meant any wind or rain in sight meant class was over. That was just a few years ago, but Village By Village fixed it.