While the democratizing power of crowdfunding will certainly help the next generation of founders, the benefits of greater market freedom will reach well beyond company founders.
Water. It is our most precious resource, and when disaster strikes, the lack of clean drinking water poses serious health threats in communities worldwide.
I hate the word 'charity.' Don't get me wrong, I'm not big on semantics. But 'charity' is more than a word; it's a destructive mindset that keeps the work of social change sidelined and impoverished.
They are part of First Book, a nonprofit network of teachers, librarians, community leaders and program administrators serving kids in need -- a network that stretches across the country and around the world.
One of the biggest problems right now is everyone is so busy and time poor. We need to create headspace and physical space to be able to have creative conversations.
It's a week before Earth Day, and spring has sprung. Now is the perfect time to think about your individual environmental impact. What does the star...
Hello Everyone! First thank you Mrs. D and Mr. JB for this amazing opportunity and shout out to the Skoll Foundation for a life enhancing, experience...
Millennials are no longer content to simply buy something useful. They want to know that the company they are supporting lives their values.
Talent is everywhere, but opportunities are not. That's the conventional belief. Today, after listening to some amazing young people speak about t...
How can you align your intentions with actions? This was one of the key questions that the Put Your Money Where Your Mouth (and Meaning) Is Community (PYMWYMIC) discussed at their annual Impact Days from 7-9th April in Amsterdam.
What will happen when they come together with more than 30 other speakers and 300 participants for two days of disrupting, networking and doing?
It's not a catchy nor glamorous name, because collecting trash isn't a glamorous business.
Everyone seems to think that for change to occur, it has to be something outside of us that needs to happen. That only someone greater than yourself can really make a huge difference in the world.
Huge progress has been made towards this goal of global equity, yet the health systems in many of the poorest countries remain incapable of handling the increases in throughput required to deliver these vaccines, especially to remote communities.
As Alex, 32, recounts the story, there's a glimmer of pride in his eyes, much like a father sharing for the hundredth time the tale of that one time when his amazing boy hit a home run.
Recognition of mental illness as a profound public health problem that affects productivity and, therefore, a threat to the economy of nations; and that in a world where economies are rapidly becoming "brain-based."