Category: Do Good

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How the Hero of the Waffle House Attack Used Emotional Intelligence to Save Himself and Others

A recent shooting in Tennessee tragically ended the lives of four people. If it wasn’t for James Shaw, Jr., it ...

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This Startup Lets Neighbors Pool Their Money To Invest In Their Communities

Cooperative Capital lets people pool small amounts of money, vote on how they want to invest it to improve their ...

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KAU launches mission to support women entrepreneurs

The Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) is on a special mission to develop women-friendly technologies to encourage women entrepreneurship.

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Do Good | Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez boost program that teaches inner city kids about real estate

Project Destined teaches kids how to value and finance local apartment buildings, and then given the opportunity to share in ...

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How Tanzania is betting on coding to help close the gender gap in its tech sector

Social enterprise Apps & Girls, aims to train future female programmers in Tanzania

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Do Good | Chan Zuckerberg Initiative gives $1.5M to Ravenswood school district

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the organization for the philanthropic efforts of pediatrician Priscilla Chan and her husband, Facebook CEO Mark ...

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Do Good | Drake Gives Away $996,631.90 in ‘God’s Plan’ Music Video

The local rap titan’s new video makes something of a spectacle of charity, writes Vinay Menon, but it’s clearly a ...

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Do Good | Apple partners with Malala Fund to help girls receive quality education

Apple has teamed up with Malala Fund to support girls’ education, becoming Malala Fund’s first Laureate partner. Founded by Yousafzai ...

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Do Good | Google Wants To Help 10,000 People In Underserved Communities Get New IT Jobs

In less than a year, a person with no experience is ready for a high-tech job.

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Do Good | Jeff Bezos is donating $33million to help undocumented immigrants

Jeff Bezos is donating $33 million to a scholarship fund for “dreamers,” immigrants who were brought to the United States ...

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Do Good | IBM Is Helping girls learn all over the world

Globally, more than 62 million adolescent girls don’t have access to education. In emerging countries like Ghana, girls are expected ...

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Chick-fil-A broke from tradition and opened on a Sunday — and there’s an incredible backstory

With the world’s busiest airport closed for hours without power, stranding thousands of passengers, Chick-fil-A broke one of its core ...

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Do Good | Architecture students build modern duplex for low-income families

The lack of affordable housing is a national crisis and, naturally, a popular topic for architecture schools around the country. ...

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Do Good | Nyaka provides free education to children who have lost one or both parents to HIV/AIDS

Nyaka provides free education to children who have lost one or both parents to HIV/AIDS. Most are HIV positive. They ...

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How To Talk To Your Kids About Charitable Giving

Live by example. “We know that our children model our behavior and when you demonstrate that you have care and ...