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    3 Reasons Volunteering with a Social Innovator is Uniquely Compelling

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    International volunteering evokes images of the Peace Corps. That more than 1,000 Peace Corps volunteers have written books about their experience leaves no doubt that international service impacted them deeply.
     

    Religion & Social Entrepreneurship: What’s Faith Got to Do With It?

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    On April 28th, Ashoka, in collaboration with the World Faiths Development Dialogue, the Berkley Center for

    Storytellers in Residence - An elected community hosted by Ashoka and partners

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    People take time out and recruit themselves to accomplish extraordinary things.

    Ideas into action: Changemaking in the U.S. Hispanic Community

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    Jose Salcedo was one of the winners of Youth Venture and MTV Tr3s Agents of Change Campaign back in 2010. The campaign spotlighted the issues that affect the Hispanic community in the US including immigration, education, financial access, cultural integration, among others. Jose Salcedo represented a student led organization called Students Working for Equal Rights (SWER).

    Molly Barker: A Social Entrepreneur speaks about solutions and Ferguson

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    I think I can speak for many Americans in asking "what next?"  As I watched the events of Ferguson unfold on my T.V. screen and across the social media landscape, I felt helpless, small and frustrated. 

    Empathy Heroes: 5 People Who Used Empathy to Change the World

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    Ever heard of “empathy marketing”? It’s the latest business buzzword.

    The Age of Fast Industries and Ecosystems

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    People often ask me why I started working with Ashoka and why I have I stayed with Ashoka for the last eight years.  I tell the story of how d

    Building Cities of Changemakers

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    By partnering with the New Cities Foundation, Ashoka looks forward to highlighting the importance of social entrepreneurs in making cities the best they can be, and to sharing the key principles and patterns from urban innovations that can offer practical solutions. Perhaps most importantly, Ashoka hopes to change the framework with we all approach our cities to start with.

    Ashoka Fellow & Anti-Corruption Activist Arvind Kejriwal has been Elected as Chief Minister of Delhi

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    Previously a Mechanical Engineer, Ashoka Fellow Arvind Kejriwal was elected as a Fellow