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#FocusonEvidence: Resources

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Sep 26, 2017 4:23:26 PM


Today, America Forward, New Profit's policy arm, hosted a twitter chat on why #EvidenceMatters.

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Tags: Brookings, Center for Evidence Based Policy, Coalition for Evidence-based Policy, Commission on Evidence-based policymaking, Focus on Evidence, health care, Leap of Reason, Mathematical Policy Research, National Conference of State Legislatures, America Forward Coalition, America Foward, Amplify Blog, Criminal Justice Reform, Evidence Matters, Federal Tiered-Evidence Programs, Policy, Twitter Chat, WT Grant Foundation

Take 5: "15 New Fundraising Ideas That Worked" and More

Posted by Admin on Aug 7, 2017 1:47:53 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Discrimination, education, fundraising, Huffington Post, Jefferey Walker, music education, philanthropy, Public Schools, Social Innovation News, 70MillionJobs, Amplify Blog, Boston Globe, Criminal Justice Reform, Ex-Convicts, Jobs, Student Loans, the arts, Washington Post

Take 5: "Lessons From Rikers Island" and More...

Posted by Admin on Jun 15, 2017 11:53:17 AM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Charter Schools, company culture, education, Forbes, Impact, philanthropy, Poverty, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, The Atlantic, Amplify Blog, College, Criminal Justice Reform, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Education Week, lowell sun, teaching, The 74 Million

Take 5: "Agnes Gund Sells a Lichtenstein to Start Criminal Justice Fund" and More...

Posted by Admin on Jun 12, 2017 1:21:56 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: education, Forbes, knowledge works, NPR, philanthropy, Poverty, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Amplify Blog, College, Criminal Justice Reform, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, The New York Times, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Fighting Poverty With Data" and more...

Posted by Admin on May 22, 2017 4:56:28 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Engineer, Jeff Sessions, Justice Reform, New York City, Poverty, Rural Students, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, the wall street journal, Amplify Blog, Criminal Justice Reform, Data, education department, Emily Hadley College Advising Corps, Millennial Impact Fellow, NationSwell, Stereotypes, The New York Times, WSJ

Take 5: "John Legend's Fight for Criminal Justice Reform" and More...

Posted by Admin on May 10, 2017 1:34:23 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: education, John Legend, philanthropy, Poverty, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Amplify Blog, College, Criminal Justice Reform, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Education Week, The 74 Million, town & country, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "New Profit, FREEAMERICA, and Bank of America Launch a New Accelerator For Formerly Incarcerated Individuals Operating Mission-Driven Organizations" and More...

Posted by Admin on May 9, 2017 4:40:47 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: education, John Legend, NPR, philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, The Atlantic, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Bank of America, Criminal Justice Reform, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, unlocked futures, venture philanthropy

New Profit, John Legend, FREEAMERICA, and Bank of America Launch a New Accelerator for Formerly Incarcerated Individuals Operating Mission-Driven Organizations

Posted by Admin on May 9, 2017 2:56:28 PM

UPDATE: On December 5, 2017 the first cohort of Unlocked Futures was announced. Click here to read about these amazing social entrepreneurs.

MAY 9, 2017 (NEW YORK) – In partnership with Grammy winner and activist John Legend’s FREEAMERICA, New Profit will launch Unlocked Futures, an Accelerator providing capacity building funding and support to formerly incarcerated individuals operating mission-driven organizations.

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Tags: John Legend, philanthropy, proximity, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Accelerator Program, Amplify Blog, Bank of America, Criminal Justice Reform, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, freeamerica, Tulaine Montgomery, unlocked futures, venture philanthropy, Women's Accelerator

Faces of New Profit: Yordanos Eyoel

Posted by Admin on Mar 15, 2017 2:29:24 PM


What is Faces of New Profit? It’s a spotlight on members of the New Profit community, why they do what they do, and who they are. This week, we talk to Yordanos Eyoel...

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Tags: Homegoing, Isabel Allende, Jeezy, Oprah, President Barack Obama, Reimagine School Systems, A Tribe Called Quest, Africa, Americanah, Amplify Blog, Coming to America, Criminal Justice Reform, Cutting for Stone, DOPE, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, New Profit Staff, Sampha, Systemic Problems, The Count of Monte Cristo, the Weeknd, Yordanos Eyoel, Zella Day

Take 5: "Education Innovation in 2017" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jan 5, 2017 3:31:39 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Christensen Institute, education, K-12, Martha's Vineyard, MVTimes, NA, NoticeAbility, Organizations, Personalized Learning, president, Social Innovation News, STEM, 2017, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Andre Carroll, Criminal Justice Reform, Dean Bragonier, Harvard Law Review, PISA, Today's Student, Turnaround for Children, venture philanthropy