November 26, 2011, 2 Comments

Dwight Peters is a Social Entrepreneur and the founder of QuarterWaters. He interviews successful Social Entrepreneurs to learn how they did it. You can listen to his interviews at  Rule […]

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Occupy Wall Street – An Opportunity To Redefine Value

October 17, 2011, No comments

It feels like the world is on fire. From Egypt to Greece, India to the UK, Spain and now North America, we are currently living in an international wo ...


A Maniacal Question… For a Good Cause

February 17, 2010, Comments Off on A Maniacal Question… For a Good Cause

The following is from the beautifully articulated TBD email by All Day Buffet. If you ran the world, what would you do? Go ahead, think for a sec. (As ...

Shop for a Cause this Holiday Season

December 22, 2009, 8 Comments

I’ve mentioned Better The World (BTW) as one of the newest and most empowering tools for the citizen changemaker before, and I’ll do it ag ...

  • Philanthropy Goes Indie at YBP
    October 8, 2009, 3 Comments

    — The Yellow Bird Project is another organization that I’ve found recently that supports my theory of Canada being a highly underrated nation. (Akoha being the first). YBP for short, [...]

  • Minnesota Social Entrepreneur Wins $20,000
    August 2, 2009, 6 Comments

    Minnesota-based social venture organization Rural Renewable Energy Alliance (RREAL) recently took home the top prize at The Social Entrepreneur’s Cup in Minneapolis. RREAL was one of four finalists, out of [...]

  • Tweet to Win Free Books for a Year
    August 1, 2009, 5 Comments

    Better World Books, BusinessWeek’s most promising social entrepreneur, is giving away free books for a year to one lucky Twitter user. The contest is called the Year of Books and [...]

  • Helping the World’s Children with Twitter
    July 30, 2009, 9 Comments

    When ChildFund International changed their name from Christian Children’s Fund starting the beginning of July, they wanted to show the organization’s 100% commitment to helping children in poverty-stricken areas around [...]