Ashoka Fellow
United States
Fellow Since 2006
My work: pioneering a way for citizens to directly support educational projects in under-resourced schools.
This description of Charles Best's work was prepared when Charles Best was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2006.
Introduction
Founded in 2000 to serve students in Charles Best’s New York City classroom, DonorsChoose has expanded to serve schools in six states, connecting enterprising teachers and discerning donors in an online marketplace.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

More For You