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Stepping Down From Your Soapbox: Harnessing Social Media For Productive Discourse

Grace Wong | Posted 09.26.2016 | Media
Grace Wong

As our social networks digitalize and we create increasing amounts of content we must aim to create productive discourse by not being afraid to push back.

Should Accessibility Overlay Tools Be Used as a Strategic Part of your Accessibility Efforts

Debra Ruh | Posted 01.04.2016 | Technology
Debra Ruh

This is the age of technology and the world has changed a lot since I was born. My father (Robert Newsom) was a technologist for AT&T before most people had even heard of computers. He managed a computer that was the size of two city blocks in Jacksonville, Florida.

Uncovering Hidden Human Capital: How Leading Corporations Leverage Multiple Abilities in Their Workforce

Debra Ruh | Posted 01.04.2016 | Impact
Debra Ruh

Happy New Year. People with disabilities are gaining recognition as a significant and growing market for products and services. This will only strengthen as we turn the corner.

Abilities - Society Benefits When Everyone Can Participate

Debra Ruh | Posted 11.13.2016 | Impact
Debra Ruh

The world is changing and evolving. This is the time to truly embrace each person in society and allow them to tap into their abilities. Disabilities are not a tragedy; they are a normal part of life. Persons with Disabilities should not be considered charity cases, someone to pity.

Finally, Something "More Important Than Kim Kardashian's Bottom"

Ayyan Zubair | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics
Ayyan Zubair

The 2015 Social Good Summit began on Sunday, September 27th. Its purpose: to promote grassroots activism to discuss solutions to the world's greatest problems.

How Much Should We Value a Person With Disabilities? A Tribute to Jean Dewar

Debra Ruh | Posted 05.19.2016 | Impact
Debra Ruh

Society still has a lot of work to do to assure full access and true disability inclusion. Let's always remember Jean Dewar's life and strive to make the world a more inclusive and accessible world for us all.

Through IGNITE, Students of Greater Newark Get a Fresh Set of Experiences

Golriz Moeini | Posted 05.16.2015 | Education
Golriz Moeini

The other day on my drive home I was listening KPFK to the story about education. The journalist, who is a producer on the show did a piece on the suc...

From #GivingTuesday to Giving USA, New Lessons for Faith-Based Organizations

Jumpstart | Posted 08.25.2014 | Religion
Jumpstart

Ethics, integrity, imagination. These are among the opportunities and challenges that faith-based nonprofit organizations bring to the broader social sector.

Every Woman Every Child Teams Up with +SocialGood

Nicole Schiegg | Posted 09.30.2013 | Impact
Nicole Schiegg

At the U.N., a discussion was recently held about harmonizing the global women and child health narrative. Every Woman Every Child and +SocialGood teamed up to hone new ways to curate the women and child health story through the power of innovation and new media.