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Microfinance

In Their Own Hands

The following is an excerpt of the book.

 

Human Rights

Winning Marriage

The inside story of how same-sex couples took on the politicians and pundits - and won.

By Marc Solomon | Mar. 2, 2015
 
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Economic Development

An Incubator for Labor

Through the Workers Lab, union leaders aim to nurture “audacious ideas” that might reinvent the US labor movement.

 
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Health

The Barber Will See You Now

Researchers are exploring an unlikely venue for serving the critical health needs of African-American men.

 

Nonprofit Management

Leveling the Internship Field

In Boston, a new program will give low-income college students an alternative to toiling as unpaid interns.

 

Technology & Design

Data Game

To leverage data science for social good, one company is working to foster a bit of healthy competition.

 
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Socially Responsible Business

Entrepreneurship and Ebola

Creating an ethically sourced apparel company in West Africa is hard enough, but when Ebola strikes, the challenges become almost insurmountable.

 
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Education

Engaging Teens

A financial literacy program created by the Charles Schwab Foundation and the Boys and Girls Clubs of America has reached a half million teens.

 
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Education

Bursaries for Girls

The relatively simple act of providing African girls with the money they need to stay in school has achieved significant results.

 

Social Entrepreneurship

Philanthropub Story

Supplements to the article “Cause for Reflection.”

By SSIR Editors | Feb. 18, 2015