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Nov 5, 2018

This is the America we Vow to Change

The definition of what it means to be American is to struggle and mold this country into what we know it can be. Muslim Women For is just one piece of that struggle to push the needle a bit forward.

Nov 5, 2018

Building a True Democracy

Common Cause North Carolina knows the ultimate power in our democracy is the people. Comprised of fearless, ordinary Americans standing together to build a system that works for everyone. It starts with putting an end to gerrymandering, limiting the undue influence of money in elections, encouraging broad voter participation, and ensuring diverse, accessible, and accountable government. Ultimately, every person matters.

Nov 5, 2018

Leveling the Playing Field in STEM for Underrepresented Youth

Please enjoy this piece from our archives that first published in September 2016. To help break the cycle of generational poverty, educational programming focused on STEM initiatives aims to foster academic excellence and create a pipeline to college for young scholars. Level Playing Field Institute utilizes STEM to eliminate barriers for students of color by creating a curriculum that fosters social justice, sustainability, and research.

Oct 1, 2018

Hope Between Mountains

Fonkoze brings financial inclusion and development services to Haiti’s poor, providing them with viable ways to break the intergenerational cycle of poverty.

Oct 1, 2018

Forgotten Families Empowered to Improve Their Own Health

Curamericas Global seeks to partner with underserved communities around the world to make measurable and sustainable improvements in their health and wellbeing.

Oct 1, 2018

The Right Tools in the Right Hands

By putting the right tools in the hands of the people who need them, healthcare providers can care well for their communities. LifeNet International values the resources, experience, and expertise of local communities and embraces those strengths, which leads to high impact, scale, and sustainability.

Oct 1, 2018

Treating the Human Water Crisis Begins After the Well is Dug

The global water crisis is just that: a global problem. But beyond that, it is a HUMAN problem. Wine To Water CEO David Cuthbert shares his personal journey through this understanding.

Oct 1, 2018

Leveraging Technology to End World Hunger

Please enjoy this piece from our archives that first published in August 2016. One of the world’s leading NGOs embraces innovation—along with its tradition of giving chickens, goats and cows—to transform the way it operates across the world.

Sep 3, 2018

A Culture of Working With…

Words matter at Urban Ministries and words keep reshaping the roles our volunteers play in how we offer our programs, how the programs work, and the outcomes we pursue.

Sep 3, 2018

Lending a Helping Hand

Regardless of one’s faith, ethnicity, or background, it is universal humanitarian values which have brought many to action in order to help those around the world affected by conflict or disaster.