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August 19, 2015, No comments

So many nonprofits, so many causes, so much need. If only there were more volunteers to help. Not so fast. The truth is that volunteer numbers are not the issue. […]

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Social Impact Reporting Tool Adopted by Safeway, Oakley, Frontier Airlines and Family Dollar

December 3, 2013, No comments

Versaic, a San Mateo, CA-based online CSR and sustainability program management provider, has introduced an innovative Impact Reporting tool that enab ...

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Inspiring Individuals and Communities to Create Social Value

October 21, 2013, 1 Comment

History has conveyed that certainly one of the most sustainable and powerful instruments for empowering global development has been education. Communi ...

One of the kindergartners that will attend La Esquina de la Educación in San Antonio de Rioyos

So Where do all the Fair Trade Social Premiums Go?

August 21, 2013, No comments

So Where do all the Fair Trade Social Premiums Go? A story about how Fair Trade tomatoes grow into a school in Guanajuato, Mexico by José Víl ...

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    Week of Online Events About Social Intrapreneurship
    March 7, 2013, No comments

    Ashoka, the world’s largest organization of social entrepreneurs, teamed up with Accenture as the convening sponsor to host a global competition—The League of Intrapreneurs: Building Better Business from the Inside [...]

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    Saving the wetlands through sustainable soap
    February 18, 2013, No comments

    “After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” – Philip Pullman Therefore, as a new initiative in 2013, we bring to you our [...]

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    Mentors: Key to Success for Social Innovators
    October 12, 2012, No comments

    Recently, I continued my conversation with Beth Parkhill, founder of Mentor Planet, a social enterprise dedicated to spurring innovation and impact mentoring relationships. This time we discussed: “Essential ways mentors help [...]

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    What Actually is the Fourth Sector…Exactly?
    October 10, 2012, 2 Comments

    The traditional sectors of goods and service delivery, are most generally defined as private (business), public (government), and social (non-profit). Organizations within each sector, have determined legal, financial, and gover ...

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    When CSR Spells Life or Death
    September 12, 2012, No comments

    While corporate social responsibility is all well and good, you might be one of the people left wondering: so what? Does the cost of corporate volunteering really give your company [...]

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    Can Pay Toilets Save Lives?
    September 10, 2012, 1 Comment

    Providing low fee pay toilets in schools, slums, and cities may not seem like a revolutionary idea. But when you consider that since 2008,  50% of the world’s population now resides [...]