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    Ashoka Fellow instrumental in transforming Fed Reserve Policies

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    An Ashoka US Fellow is transforming the way banks allow people to send and receive remittances in the United States!

    Markets on a Mission

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    Mission Markets provides a centralized platform for social and environmental capital transactions

    Harnessing StarPower for Social Change

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    Adam says, 'The Glam Nation Tour is all bout LOVE, so let's LOVE on some classrooms and help them get their glam on!'

    Financial Innovation Through Crowdsourcing

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    It is hard to shake off the bureaucratic image of government institutions, but try to Imagine the possibilities when they begin to tap into the pot

    Root Capital: A Case Study in Strategic Nonprofit-Corporate Collaboration

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    Ashoka Fellow William Foote started Root Capital in 2000 with an ambitious goal: to bridge the "missi

    Ashoka at the G20 Seoul Summit

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    At today's closing ceremonies of the Group of 20's Seoul Summit, Ashoka Vice President Bill Carter joined US President Barack Obama, Korean President Lee Myung-bak, and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on stage to announce and congratulate the fourteen winners of the G20's Small and Medium Enterprise Challenge.

    Waiting to Take Off

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    It’s been 5 months into the Young Champions program, and it’s difficult to believe I’m more than halfway to the end of a journey which seems like i

    Felipe Vergara, Schwab Foundation & a Shift in the Education Economy

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    As a student in Colombia, Felipe Vergara observed that human capital—the sum total of skills, abilities, and knowledge available in a society—drive

    Can Impact Investment Be an Effective Tool to Reduce Poverty?

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    As a new field, impact investing has tremendous potential to address the challenges of poverty.