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Detroit Kids and Violins: Making Beautiful Music Together
Recovery advocate, writer, and proud father of a person in lon...
Superstar Mo'ne Davis Designs Shoe Line To Benefit Underprivileged Girls
A Shock to the System
Founder Both Ends Burning Campaign
Millions of children live outside of parental care and are warehoused in institutions. So many in fact, that we cannot even get an accurate count. Why?
Hope Amid the Ruins
Whenever I want to feel miserable, I look at a bunch of statistics about the state of the criminal-justice system in America and its impact on our most vulnerable citizens, our children.
The Greatest Power and Privilege of All
Author & TV Host
Love may not raise test scores. But I think it creates the kind of safety net that helps people develop the kind of resilience and skills and motivation they need to fight through whatever lack of privilege they may have been born into.
Double the Giving, Double the Fun: This Week In Daily Giving
Founder and President, The Pollination Project
Let Eklavya Into Our Schools
Co-Founder, INDUS ACTION
India's underprivileged children still face barriers to education today. Policies like Right to Education (RTE) Clause 12, which reserves 25 percent of the class in private schools to "scholarship seats", can enable social inclusion and remove these barriers.
How To Help Kids In Need Go Back To School
Finding Yourself in Helping Others
Student and Campus Editor-at-Large, Pace University
Wow, this isn't the Jamaica you hear about in the commercials for the resorts or vacations! I've been in Kingston, Jamaica, since Wednesday, June 12 and it's already changing my life.
Helping Others Do the Impossible
Creator, Impossible HQ
I've realized that once you start to do something you've never done before, you start to realize what actually is possible. Of course, here in the States, along with most developed nations, we sort of take that opportunity for granted.
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Nonprofits Help Needy Kids Start School With Dignity
The Big Brother Effect
I realized two things right then. Each of our worlds seemed to becoming less alien to the other. Also, just like that, I was a trusted adult in this kid's life. What started on something of a whim, with the five minutes it took me to fill out that online form, was now very real.
Real Life Lessons from Real Life DoGooders: Step Through the Uncomfortable and Into the Unknown
Founder and CEO, TheDoGooder.com
Many young people, especially the disadvantaged, lack the parental interactivity which provides confidence to try new things.
Leveraging Technology to Feed India's Hungry Children
A wholesome mid-day meal, served in schools, helps break the cycle of poverty and helps children to become productive global citizens.
Education Gap Grows Between Rich And Poor, Studies Show
Model UN Program Inspires Underprivileged Kids
Students Still Have Unequal Access To Educational Opportunities
Comedy Camp Boosts Kid Comedians' Self-Esteem
Mark C. Miller
Ever seen a nine-year-old underprivileged kid perform stand-up comedy before a live, nightclub audience? No, that's not some out-take scene from a David Lynch movie. Jamie Masada saw it first in his mind and then proceeded to make it happen.
Battle Hymn of Kelley Williams-Bolar
Danielle Moss Lee
CEO of YWCA of the City of New York
Poor parents care about education. I wonder: if we, as a nation, accepted that fact, would there be greater accountability for how we engage and support all parents in schools?
Folsom Prison Inmates Pack School Supplies For Needy Kids
New York's GreenSoul Shoes Tours Southeast Asia
James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation
For each piece of footwear that GreenSoul Shoes sell, they give one away to an underprivileged child in need in that same community.
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