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Warby Parker’s 20/20 vision: Not your traditional philanthropy

More than 700 million people are without access to eyewear, and 90% of those people live in the developing world. That means approximately 15% of the world’s population cannot effectively learn or work because of poor eyesight. 818 more words

Entrepreneur

Peace Corps lesson: grit, agility, gratefulness

How one RPCV rediscovered her spirit of service and landed at LinkedIn for Good

For many, the Peace Corps is a way to jumpstart their careers to get experience in international development in a grassroots way. 732 more words

Africa

Try Again

‘If you never give up, you are bound to succeed.’

Earlier last year when Stephanie and I had initially met, we began the process of developing a program to stimulate social entrepreneurship within a focused group of talented Indonesian women. 216 more words

Attend a Free Networking Forum in Accra

 BarCamp Accra 2014 is a free networking forum where participants learn, share and network. This 42nd Barcamp in Ghana takes place on December 20, 2014 at the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology in East Legon, Accra. 195 more words

Education

#Sparking Innovation - Azza Kamel

Azza is bridging the social gap that children from underprivileged areas suffer from by equipping them with the vital abilities and skills they need through her community education center. 129 more words

Social Entrepreneurship

The Pope, Entrepreneurship, and Human Dignity

Original post date: March 20, 2013
Article by: Sam Staley

The new Pope may be more sympathetic to entrepreneurship as a way to alleviate poverty than previous pontiffs. 420 more words

Economic Development