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Submitted on Sat, March 21, 2015
“I had no idea that one letter would change my life,” says sixteen year old  Daniella Cohen. She is just hours away from attending the White House to receive an award for a video she produced about the impact of giving.Years before gracing the White House, Daniella was in fifth grade and took part in a letter writing initiative that connected her with peers in...
Submitted on Thu, March 19, 2015
Do you have a creative vision for realizing positive change? Got a camera? Ashoka’s Youth Venture co-created with Adobe Youth Voices a brand new “Social Venture” category for the Adobe Youth Voices Awards. This is a great opportunity for young changemakers to visually share their story and win prizes to help further their ventures.   The Adobe Youth Voices Awards--#...
Submitted on Thu, March 6, 2014
Lift Up Long Island Second Workshop Recap February 7th's Lift Up Long Island Workshop was a tremendous success! Students representing 24 schools and seven school districts attended the workshop hosted by the Three Village School District and engaged in myriad activities focused on changemaking, community building, and social venture creation.The day was...

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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/02/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by the co-authors Olivier Kayser and Valeria Budinich, who wrote “Scaling up Business Solutions to Social Problems”, Palgrave MacMillan, February 2015. The article first appered on Business...
Submitted on Mon, March 2, 2015
How six year olds are saving the planetPhoto courtesy of the Ecorama blog.   When it comes to making change, there's always a give and take. Changemakers look to the world around them for not only workable challenges, but also for answers to widespread problems. In turn,...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 02/27/15 Previously a Mechanical Engineer, Ashoka Fellow Arvind Kejriwal was elected as a Fellow due to his work which used a 2001 law called the Right to Information Act (RTIA) to bring political power back to the people of India. The...

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