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Enhance Variety in Nonprofit Donations

Like storefront retailers, nonprofits want to develop consumer loyalty. In the case of the storefront, the objective is long-term spending, while …

Meet ​Smile for Hope​ Foundation (Nepal) and help survivors of the deadly earthquake

​“​Smile for Hope​” ​is seeking all possible assistance to help survivors of the deadly 25 April earthquake and the aftershocks that resulted from …

Natural Disasters

Donors pledge $4.4 billion in Nepal quake aid

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Earthquake-hit Nepal received pledges of aid worth $4.4 billion on Thursday, or two-thirds of the amount needed over five years for reconstruction after a devastating earthquake two months ago, Finance Minister Ram Sharan Mahat said.<p>People walk in front of the wreckage of …

Introducing The Impact Investing Benchmark

Introducing The Impact Investing Benchmark by Cambridge Associates<p><b>Executive Summary</b><p>Cambridge Associates and the Global Impact Investing Network have …

Bangalore Girls Who Code Pitch Their Waste Killer App in San Francisco

By<p>Jeff Elder<p>Five 14-year-old girls from India are in San Francisco this week, where they visited the Golden Gate Bridge and did a little shopping. Then they pitched the mobile app they built, intended to encourage recycling, help fight disease and earn them some money.<p>“We have, quite simply, …

Missouri Food Pantries Help Clients Grow Their Own Produce

In the U.S., 1 in 6 people struggles with hunger. Food pantries across the country pass out food to help these people put meals on the table. But what if they could help teach the pantry visitors how to grow their own food, too?<p>Grow Well Missouri, a program that travels to food pantries around …

Is charitable giving really at a record high?

Americans' generosity hit new highs in 2014 — kind of.<p>Charitable giving in 2014 totaled $358.38 billion, a 7.1% increase in current dollars, according to the Giving USA Annual Report, published by the Giving USA Foundation. Even adjusted for inflation, that figure represents a slight increase from …

How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

African innovations that can change the world

Over the past few decades, we have seen major improvements in public health around the world – resulting in increased lifespans, decreased child …

Networks: The New Organizational Strategy

By Charlie Brown Over the past 12 years I’ve worked with social innovators around the world. From the jungle floors of India to New York City high …

Hacking Homelessness

<b>Doniece Sandoval moved from New York to San Francisco in 2002,</b> settling into an apartment in the Western Addition. At the time, the neighborhood was …

Homelessness

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Social Enterprise Optoro Raises $50M In Round Led By Kleiner Perkins

Optoro, a social enterprise aimed at the up-and-coming field of reverse logistics, just raised $50 million in a venture capital round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, with participation from Al Gore’s Generation Investment Management and others. The Kleiner Perkins financing is coming from …

AgLocal partners with AmazonFresh to provide on-demand meat delivery - San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco-based AgLocal first entered the delivery space with a monthly subscription service that brings sustainably sourced meat to people’s …

Rethinking Poverty (SSIR)

Margaret grew up in the Patterson Way Apartments, a notorious drug-infested public housing development in South Boston. By the time she was 16, both …

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