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    The Sharable Economy and American Dream 2.0

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    The shareable economy is home to some of the most inspiring practices and promising tools to help everyday Americans earn money, save money and cre

    Kudos to Jeff Skoll, 2012 John W. Gardner Award Winner

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    Ashoka would like to congratulate Jeff Skoll for being selected as the recipient of the Independent Sector's 2012 John W. Gardner Leadership Award.

    Announcing the Three Big Winners of the Activating Empathy Competition

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    After careful deliberation from our expert panel of judges and your votes on Changemakers.com, three solutions have been chosen from a pool of 14 finalists as the top winners in the “Activating Empathy: Transforming Schools to Teach What Matters” competition.

    Being a Changemaker in a Changing World

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    What does it mean to have the world’s sixteenth largest economy (which is growing rapidly), a population where 60 percent of people are under the a

    Ashoka Fellow Juan David Aristizábal Ospina: 'If You Are Using Your Talents, You Are Changing the World'

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    Ashoka Fellow Juan David is a 23-year-old social entrepreneur who founded the organization Buena Nota in Colombia.

    Diana Wells Recieves Brown University's Highest Honor

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    Ashoka's very own Diana Wells got some recognition from her alma mater, Brown University, for exceptional service and contribution to society.

    'Who Cares?': A Film About Social Entrepreneurship Wins the Best Feature Documentary Award at the DC Film Festival

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    The Portuguese language film “Quem se Importa?”—which translates to “Who Cares?” in English—was written and directed by Mara Mourão and produced by Tatiana Battaglia. Mourão's crew shot the film in a total of 20 locations in just 40 days, capturing the stories of everyday people in Brazil, Peru, Tanzania, Canada, Germany, Switzerland and in the United States who have achieved extraordinary impact with their social good projects.

    Co-Creating Our Future, One Big Idea At A Time

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    It used to be that if you went to school and studied hard, you would get a job, buy a house and be a generally successful person.

    Ashoka Future Forum: entrepreneurs using media for social good

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    When you bring a few hundred social entrepreneurs together to talk about the future of news, you can be sure you are going to hear a lot about using media for social good.